HLPQ students – Research Skills

Tackle research methodically for great results! Take a look at the Powerpoint from the first Library research lesson here:

PLEASE NOTE, to follow the links you will need to go to the Use your Local Public Libraries Page of the Blog.
INTERNET PROFICIENCY
It is best not just to type in the question you wish answering. Google is software, not a real person! Searching it wisely choosing keywords carefully and adding useful symbols will lead to better results and save you time in the long run. A brief guide can be uploaded below:
 google-search-tips-poster

The following ‘CRAAP’ sheet will help you evaluate website content:

CRAAP leaflet picture

CRAAP advice

There are other leaflets available which might be of help too. Click here and scroll down to download them.

Can you trust what you find on the internet? Click below to Wise Up.

 

 

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