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Instruction Librarian

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Emily Moss
Contact:
DVC Library
Office #: L-208
Direct: 925.969.2587

Library Workshop

What is information? 

Information is: 

  • knowledge communicated or received concerning a particular fact or circumstance
  • knowledge gained through study, communication, research, or instruction

"Information is the resolution of uncertainty; it is that which answers a question..." - Wikipedia

Other Key Concepts

Source - a person, book, etc. that provides information

Format - the form, design, or arrangement of something (such as a book, magazine, TV program, website, etc.)

Information is available in a variety of formats! 

 

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