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Information Guides for Silberman School of Social Work

City University of New York, Hunter College, Hunter College Libraries

Clinical Practice Lab (CPL) & Information Literacy

Sources of Knowledge: Foundational, Emerging, and Experiential

This is the first of four information literacy instruction modules embedded in the curriculum at Silberman School of Social Work. It covers the use of reference, research, and experiential information sources to support the CPL's first semester group research project. 

These videos are were used in the Summer of 2021 as introduction to the material, followed by online activities, a drop-in hour with a Librarian, and a live on-line Open Space Meeting with CPL faculty.

Please feel free to review these videos and contact Prof Margaret Bausman, Head of the Social Work & Urban Public Health Library, at with any questions.

VideoCast #1 : Foundational Knowledge