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Research Roadmap

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Research Roadmap is an interactive online tutorial for students wanting an introduction to research skills. The tutorial covers the basics, including how to select a topic and develop research questions, select, search for, find, and evaluate information sources. It also covers the ethics of information use, including copyright and fair use, how to avoid plagiarism, and how to cite sources correctly.
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Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: March 09, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 19, 2016
Submitter: Gretchen Keer
Keywords: research, information literacy


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
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Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States


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Avatar for Dorinne Banks
5 years ago

Dorinne Banks (Librarian)

This is a text-version tutorial on basic research skills.  The content includes all the basic research subject matter needed by a high school student or college freshman.  Effectiveness would be increased with less text and more visually appealing lessons.

Time spent reviewing site: 20 min.