Thomas G. Carpenter Library
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
A digitally literate citizen should understand the process of discovering and locating materials. Where you search may be dependent upon what information you need and why. For example, a Google search may be perfect for you to search for restaurant reviews or when you need to check the local weather. However, you will want to understand how to access the UNF Library's databases to search for academic and peer-reviewed materials when working toward completing papers and research projects. Your UNF librarians offer one-on-one and small group research consultations to help you through the research process. When you understand where digital information is stored, why it is stored, and how it is stored, you will make better choices for finding applicable information.
Take the time to understand the different source types where you may locate information: Newspapers, Popular Magazines, Professional Journals, Scholarly Journals, Academic Books, and Encyclopedias.
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