"Liberating education consists in acts of cognition, not transferrals of information." -Paulo Friere

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Research Resources

Sophomores' Career Aptitude test

Search Skills:

How to Use Google Effectively: Infographic

Google Help Page

Google Scholar

Find ways to:
  • find a particular file type (like pdf or an image)
  • find a document that originated in a particular country
  • search for an exact phrase
  • find a document posted within a particular date range
  • exclude a word or include similar words
  • search in a language other than English
  • only search news sources or only search educational sites

Determining Reliability of Search Results:

UC Berkeley: Website Reliability

Johns Hopkins University: Website Reliability