Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Information Literacy

Based on Fair Use, Public Domain, and Creative

Intellectual Property creation of the mind
copyright protection against plagiarism
multimedia content that uses a combination of different forms
fair use legal principle that defines the limitations on the exclusive rights of copyright holders
public domain those whose intellectual property rights have expired, have been forfeited, or are inapplicable
plagiarism stealing of publication
ethics is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct
creative commons works are works that are still protected by copyright, but it's authors have chosen to allow certain kinds of uses
citation the act of citing or quoting a reference to an authority or a precedent.
patent the exclusive right granted by a government to an inventor to manufacture, use, or sell an invention for a certain number of years.
bibliography a complete or selective list of works compiled upon some common principle, as authorship, subject, place of publication, or printer.
software the programs and other operating information used by a computer.
peer reviewed journal article are written by scholars or professionals who are experts in their fields.
bias a particular tendency, trend, inclination, feeling, or opinion, especially one that is preconceived or unreasoned
creative commons a non-profit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools
license a permit from an authority to own or use something, do a particular thing, or carry on a trade
author the person who originated or gave existence to anything
quotation a group of words taken from a text or speech and repeated by someone other than the original author or speaker.
literacy the ability to read and write.
son of citation machine a website that allows you to cite your sources correctly
MLA format an acronym for Modern Language Association,it is defined as a style of writing used for college-level writing
advisory having or consisting in the power to make recommendations but not to take action enforcing them.
public benefits something that is positive towards the people
rights reserved provided by copyright law, such as distribution, performance, and creation of public works
opinion a non factual thought: biased
Created by: GreysonWalsh