Research can often seem overwhelming. Where should you start? What sources are trustworthy? How do you know if you have enough information? What is plagiarism, and how can you avoid it? 'Information Literacy Skills' helps students get comfortable with the research process, providing helpful hints for organizing, taking notes, and presenting information. Special emphasis is placed on helping students consider, evaluate, and properly use the Internet and other electronic sources. In 'Organizing and Using Information' you will learn how to organize your note taking, how to determine if you have enough information, how to integrate new information with existing information, how to present information in an appropriate format.
Table of Contents
Getting organized Taking notes Applying information Communicating information Recognizing and avoiding plagiarism A rough draft.