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CRHS_English 12 Vietnam War Research_Team: 2. Information Seeking Strategies

Research pathways for English 12 students researching topics related to the Vietnam War and THE THINGS THEY CARRIED

Strategies for your Search

STEP 2:  INFORMATION SEEKING STRATEGIES

Ask, "What are all the possible sources to check on my topic?  Which sources will have the best information?"

Remember that it is your responsibility to evaluate your sources carefully.

RADCAB

What Are Databases and Why You Need Them

Database Search Strategies

Credibility Counts! Website Evaluation Tutorial

Searching the Internet for information can yield LOTS of results--you will need to carefully evaluate the websites that come up in your results list to be sure you are using the best, most credible sources for your assignment.  Click the link below to complete a short tutorial about checking websites for credibility.