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Information Literacy: Strategic Exploration

Framework Defined

Searching as Strategic Exploration

  • What do you need to know?
  • How do you find this information?
  • What tools and methods can help you search?

Search Strategy

New Literacies Alliance Search strategies

There is more to a good search than just entering a few key words. In this lesson, students will examine key search strategies that will help them efficiently find the best information to fit their needs.

Reading Scientific Research

New Literacies alliance reading scientific research

Academic research articles have a structure and language that is different from our other reading materials such as textbooks. This lesson can help students new to academic research understand these differences and learn strategies for finding information in such articles.