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Read Carefully

Get the most out of your information


  •     Read! Read! Read!

              Skim and scan for what you need.

  •     Did you find what you need?

  •     Is it a fact?

               A fact is information based on research.

        For example: An ant is an insect.
  •     Is it an opinion?

               An opinion is someone's thoughts or ideas on a subject.

        For example: I think ants are ugly.
  •     Is it up-to-date?
              Up-to-date means that the information was gathered recently. Up-to-date resources include important new information.
Resources: Plan

Information Literacy eBooks listed by Research Step

Information Literacy eBooks alphabetical list

Research Videos listed by Research Step

Research Videos alphabetical list

Online Research Planner (worksheet)

Research Process Rubric (guide)