The University Libraries Outreach Program provides instructional support to community members in order to help them develop critical-thinking skills, create efficient search strategies, and to become information literate. The information literate person is able to:
Determine the extent of information needed.
Access the needed information effectively and efficiently.
Evaluate information and its sources critically.
Incorporate selected information into one's knowledge base.
Use information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose.
Understand the economic, legal, and social issues surrounding the use of information.
Access and use information ethically and legally.
Visit the University of Louisville Libraries to:
Access 280+ databases which help you find magazine & scholarly journal articles on a topic.
Use specialized research tools,which help our faculty, students,and community borrowers locate materials in our collections and around the world.
With a Community Borrower Card, you can: check out books, print, photocopy and use computers in the Reference area