Mobile Information Literacy Curriculum Module 3: Basic Web Searching via Mobile Devices

About this Module:

This module covers different types of websites, how to use search engines to search the web, and compare finding information using search engines vs. Facebook.

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Download the Module 3 curriculum guide (Word doc)

Download the Module 3 PowerPoint slidedeck

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Prerequisites:

Topics covered:

  • Web browsers
  • Basic web search

Questions you will be able to answer at the end of this module:

  • What are some different types of websites?
  • How do I use search engines to search the web?
  • How do search engines compare to Facebook?

How long does this module take?

3 hours (180 minutes)

Recommended citation:

Day, S. (2015). Mobile Information Literacy Curriculum Module 3 Guide: Basic Web Searching via Mobile Devices. Seattle: Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies & the Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School.

Keywords:

mobile information literacy, information literacy, digital information literacy, digital literacy, mobile-centric, mobile-first, mobile phones, smart phones, Myanmar, ICTs, libraries, curriculum, training, training of trainers