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Practicing source-ery: Utilizing primary and secondary sources

Primary and secondary sources Now that research paper-writing season is well underway, you may be hearing your professors discussing the need for primary sources as well as secondary sources. Sidney Silverman Library at Bergen Community College (NJ) offers a straightforward definition …

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Teaching strategies: The need for teaching media literacy in education

In an age when information is just a mouse click away, students are spending more time doing online research. The availability of powerful search engines that find information combined with social networking tools that allow sharing of information has sparked …

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