The Writing Center at Marshall University is a free tutoring service for all Marshall students who want help with their writing and research. Reference librarians are available for appointment to help with your research needs. Please visit the Writing Center's webpage to learn more.
Being “information literate” means that you are able to locate a variety of information resources for your assignment efficiently and effectively and able to evaluate and use these resources effectively. Information literacy is not learned in a single library session. It is the product of many research assignments and library instruction sessions throughout your university career.
Mastering information literacy competencies can help you in a couple of practical ways: