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Information Literacy Tutorial

A module-based information literacy tutorial that addresses each stage of the research process, including selecting a topic, identifying information needs, selecting sources, locating information, evaluating information, and citing sources.

Selecting a Database

   Selecting Research Databases & Resources 

Selecting the best research database for your topic is an important step. You need to choose a database that covers your topic, as well as the dates you need.

To choose a research database on the UWC Library Home Page:

  • Click database list to search the most appropriate database that covers your subject area or type of information needed.
  • Browse the list of databases by reading each database's content.

         Click on a database to know more about its: 
         1.    Subject coverage
         2.    Publication types covered: journal articles, books, etc. 
         3.    Dates range
         4.    Offering of full text information 


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