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English Composition I - ENGL 111

This guide will help you explore your topic and find the sources you need for your out-of-class research paper assignment.

Introduction to Information Literacy

This guide is the online version of the Introduction to Information Literacy sessions taught in the Library for English Composition I classes. You will learn how to:

  1. distinguish different source types based on the intended audience, type of information communicated, and purpose of the source
  2. write a good research question
  3. use strategic exploration of a topic to develop a good research question

English Composition I Video Series

If your instructor assigned the video series instead of the full course guide for English Composition I, go to the Video Series.

Online Assessment for English Composition I Information Literacy 

If your instructor assigned the online assessment, use this link to open the assessment in a new window. 

Special instructions at the end of each section will direct you to answer questions on the assessment.