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Investigating a Topic: Tutorial for Info Power (TIP)

Investigating a Topic: Tutorial for Info Power (TIP)

This site presents an overview of the initial steps of researching material for a writing assignment. The importance of constructing the research foundation and understanding the assignment prior to retrieving information is emphasized. The site comprises approximately twenty pages, through which students can move by clicking right or left arrows at the bottom of each page. Two questions are posed toward the end of the presentation, asking the user to choose the best way to phrase a research question from a pair of examples. This digital learning object has been chosen by the CSU ICT/Information Literacy Learning Objects Initiative due to its quality and minimal conformity to the committee’s criteria. For more information about the criteria used to evaluate the digital learning object,... Show More


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