Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research

Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research

Paperback(New Edition)

$17.00
Want it by Monday, November 26 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226095691
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 10/26/2015
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 179,218
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Matt Upson is assistant professor and director of library undergraduate services at Oklahoma State University. C. Michael Hall is a writer, cartoonist, and public speaker who advocates for comics and graphic novels in libraries and educational settings and creates visual aids for libraries. Kevin Cannon is the illustrator of numerous educational and fictional graphic texts, including Understanding Rhetoric: A Graphic Guide to Writing and The Cartoon Introduction to Philosophy.

Table of Contents

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION: INFORMATION OVERLOAD

1 THE PROCESS: STEPS TO FINDING AND USING THE RIGHT INFORMATION. ANYTIME. ANYWHERE.
2 HOW INFORMATION IS ORGANIZED AND FOUND: THE BASICS
3 SEARCHING AND LIBRARY CATALOGS: UNDERSTANDING THE HUNT FOR INFORMATION
4 JOURNALS AND DATA BASES
5 SEARCHING THE OPEN WEB
6 EVALUATING YOUR SOURCES
7 USING INFORMATION ETHICALLY
8 CONCLUSION

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
GLOSSARY

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews