9. Search Strategies
Welcome to Search Strategies! If you are like most people, it is very easy to get lost and spend hours trying to find the correct answer to your question while on the Internet. Never fear, because you are going to learn the best sites for doing your research and you will never again spend hours lost in the huge spiderweb of the Internet.
When you have completed this Thing you will:
know how to search for and evaluate information [Knowledge Constructor]
know the best tools for doing research [Knowledge Constructor]
know how to search safely [Knowledge Constructor]
be able to properly cite sources [Knowledge Constructor]
Quest 1: Michigan eLibrary
Learn how to use Michigan eLibrary, boolean logic and dictionary.com for your classwork.
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Quest 2: SAFE SearchING
Learn about safe search engines for students.
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Quest 3: Web Site Evaluation
Learn which websites are the most accurate, reliable and safe to use.
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Quest 4: Citing Your Source
Learn how to give credit to the author of a source.
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Quest 5: Fake or Real
Learn the difference between fact and fiction.
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Quest 6: Advanced Search With Google
Learn the best sites for doing your research and you will never again spend hours lost in the huge spiderweb of the Internet.
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