A few pointers
My Biology Library is a selective guide to online information resources for biology. Covers sources such as:
To assist you, sample multiple-choice questions are interspersed through the online exercise.
Play the three games to test your information foraging skills.
In addition, important concepts and topics are given further treatment through "Read more..." links throughout the exercise. This extra reading will improve your understanding of the exercise, but it is not required.
You'll need at least Netscape 3.0 or Internet Explorer 4.0 to see all the interactive stuff.
This online exercise has some Java applet windows. To be able to view these, ensure that Java is enabled in your Web browser.
You'll need the Shockwave Flash plug-in, a free application that enhances your browser, in order to play the games.
We gratefully acknowledge the Texas Information Literacy Tutorial (TILT) for making available through Open Publication License the games as well as many of the images used in this exercise.
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