Archived Material (research)

Good research skills will help you find the information you need for your studies.  Searching effectively will save you time and ensure you find appropriate, good quality sources to help you do well in your assignments.

Research


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This book will help you develop your research skills to ensure you are able to locate useful information sources for your assignments.

  • The search strategies section looks at how to put together an effective and efficient search process
  • The identifying information section will help you work out which information sources are going to be most relevant to you - and where to get them
  • The evaluating information section discusses the importance of using quality sources and gives pointers as to how to identify these
  • The internet searches section looks at how to get the best out of searching the web.