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Independent College Dublin: Information Search and Find

What sources can I consult? How can I approach a Research question?

Glossary of information types

In the above post from the University of Manchester Library you can explore the different types of information you may reference or use in your assignments (credit My Learning Essentials). Their resource page My Learning Essentials is full of resources and guides to assist you in planning and conducting research!

Breaking down a research question

Complete this quiz to practise making any research question more manageable! An excellent resource if you are struggling with the first steps of research. 

This is the origin page for this quiz, also full of resources to assist you in starting your infirmation search.

Source Credibility?

The Source Credibility Guide created by Turnitin.com 

A handy guide created by IFLA inspired by FactCheck.Org.

Tips from FactCheck.org on spotting FAKE news.

Use the CRAAP test to help you evaluate your information sources and watch the video below: