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Digital Literacy: 2. Find information

Resources to help you to function more effectively as a learner and as an employee.

Do you know know what information you can find on the web?

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Do you know what information you can find in an online library?

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Can you use advanced search options to limit and refine a search?

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Can you use keywords commonly used in your discipline to search for information online?

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Can you use and engage with social networks, e.g. Facebook, Twitter?

Do you know when you need to change your search strategy or when your search is complete?

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Can you use scanning / skimming techniques to quickly access the key relevant information on a web page?

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Can you keep up-to-date with information from authoritative people or organisations by subscribing to RSS feeds or alerts?

  

If NO or Not Sure click on the links below: