As the Internet grows, it becomes more challenging to find the correct information from a reliable source in a timely manner. As research expert Gary Price puts it, “The haystack is growing and finding the needles takes more time and requires greater skill.”
This one-day course will teach you how to conduct accurate Internet research by creating a search plan, searching both the surface web and the deep web, and staying organized. You will also learn how to think critically and find the best sources for their Internet search.
Creating a Search Plan
Searching the Surface Web
Diving Into the Deep Web
Searching for Multimedia
Assessing Research Sites
Staying Organized with Research Tools