The students started with some metasearch engines, looked at Google searches compared to NHS website searches, etc. They compared government sites noting that some sites had info more fit for physicians and some more fit for consumers. Some sites had basic facts such as the number of people who had gotten the swine flu in a certain amount of time. I was able to talk to a couple of the students: One student had already had the flu. (Original research?
The "seven pillars" exhibit is at http://slurl.com/secondlife/Infolit iSchool/135/213/350/ .
For more on Information Literacy week (November 9 - 15) in Second Life, see