Welcome to the UAF Rasmuson Library Information Literacy Tutorial.

Elmer E. Rasmuson Library

Purpose of Tutorial

The purpose of this tutorial is to give college undergraduates a basic understanding of finding and accessing books and scholarly journal articles from UAF Rasmuson Library.

You make take the tutorial in one sitting or complete parts of the tutorial at your own pace.  The tutorial takes between 40-60 minutes to complete.

About the Modules

This tutorial consists of five modules.

Module sections contain YouTube videos, transcripts of the videos, and short quizzes to test what you’ve learned. The last section of Module 4 contains an active learning self-paced tutorial.

Note, if the YouTube videos appear fuzzy, change the resolution to 720p HD. To do this click the YouTube icon YouTube (located at the bottom left of the video) to launch the video in YouTube. Then click the settings icon YouTube Settings and select 720pHD.  If you do not see 720HD your computer may not offer this setting.

Navigating the Tutorial

There are several ways to navigate the tutorial:

  • Use the menu on the left to navigate through the modules.
  • Use the Previous and Next arrows to go back and forward one screen.
  • Use the breadcrumb trail located toward the bottom of each page to see where you are and to navigate backwards.


For questions/comments about this tutorial, contact the creator/author Ilana Kingsley at imkingsley@alaska.edu.

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