Research skills

Identifying information

To find the information you need for an assignment, you need to work out which sources are most likely to provide it.  You will then have a better idea of where you will be able to obtain those sources from - whether it will be a printed or multimedia resource from a library, a subscribed online resource, a website or a text that you already own etc.

Introduction to identifying information:

This tutorial will help you work out which are the best sources to use and where to find them.

Identifying information summary (PDF opens in new window)