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Research Skills Tutorial

This is a self-paced, non-credit course that covers research skills, critical thinking, media and internet literacy, and understanding the complexities of the modern information environment (including libraries.)

What You Will Learn In Chapter 1

Learning Objectives

At the end of this section, you will be able to:

  • develop an appropriate research question
  • get background information on your research topic, using textbooks, reference books, and good web resources, and investigate the vocabulary
  • revise and narrow your initial research question, if necessary.