Module 1
Ask Good Questions
Module 2
Finding Information
Module 3
Selecting the Best
Module 4
Putting it Together
Module 5
Your Presentation
Module 6
Making the Grade
Finding information is a breeze.  Finding valid information is more difficult.  Here are some tools to help find valid information for either academic or personal research.
Directions:  Begin with #1 and work through #5 below.
#1

Download the interactive KWL Finding Chart in word or interactive PDF and record information. Be sure to include possible keywords and phrases. Print the KWL Chart to use throughout the research process.

#2

Read through this infographic on Information Needs and Types. Watch this video about the Information Timeline.

#3

Check your understanding with the Types of Information Sources quiz. Print out your score to submit to your teacher.

#4

Watch the video Using Wikipedia for Academic Research. Wikipedia is a good place to gather background information, key words and additional sources that will point you in the right direction to get started.

#5

Watch the video Why Use Library Databases? to find out how you can get in-depth information quickly to answer your research questions from databases.

 

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