Information Literacy Case Study

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Upon reading our topic my first thoughts were losing credibility and the loss of a career/job. In that instance I looked into the story of Brian Williams the lead anchor for NBC Nightly News, who embellished statements “during public appearances” and “on late night programs” (Poniewozki, 2015). Williams’ dismissal from the program due to his actions increased the national view on scholarly integrity and relativity. As graduate students we are required to increase our scholar credibility through validating a source with other sources. Information literacy is the appropriate way to avoid this infringement from occurring. This type of literacy requires the scholar to implement/identify five components which include critical analysis, and proper
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