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Research Foundations: Start Here


Hello and welcome to the Seminole State Library's Research Foundations self-paced, open course! The lessons presented here aim to give you a working knowledge of the research skills your instructors are expecting from you. Proficiency in these skills not only helps to produce better projects, but makes the entire process easier and more efficient! 

To get started, choose a path below. At any time, you can click on the navigation at the top to return to previous sections or skip sections that may already be familiar. Let's start developing your research skills!

Information Literacy Outcome and Standards

This self-guided course is designed to help meet the College's Student Learning Outcome #4 covering information literacy and the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education set out by the Association of College & Research Libraries.

This course was created by Seminole State librarians with support from faculty of the 2013-15 Library Committee.

Questions or comments? Contact Ross Martin at or 407-708-2468, or Nicole Sotak at or 407-708-2345.

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