• Wondering where to get started in your research assignment?  Try the Big 6...
     
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    1 
    Task Definition

    Define the information problem

    Identify information needed

    2 
    Infomation Seeking Strategies

    Determine all possible sources

    Select the best sources

    3  
    Location and Access    

    Locate sources

    Find information within sources

    4
    Use of Information

    Engage (read, hear, view, touch)

    Extract relevant information   

    5  
    Synthesis

    Organize from multiple sources

    Present the information

    6  
    Evaluation 

    Judge the product (effectiveness)  

    Judge the process (efficiency)

Last Modified on August 10, 2016