In this section you will
Learn about the formats and types of information resources provided by the library
Information is available in many formats. Each format has its own advantages and disadvantages. At the Leeward CC Library information is
available in the following formats.
The information that you will find and use comes in
different types as well. Understanding the characteristics of each type
is important because their purposes and functions differ. The ability
to determine the appropriateness
of a particular source will enable you to select only
those most helpful to you.
Depending on your professor’s requirements
you may need to include more than one information type to complete your
The next three sections will introduce you to the different types of information at the Leeward CC Library