transfer student information literacy study
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What Do Transfer Students Already Know:Assessing the Information Literacy Competency of the Transfer Student Population
Overall ResultsFind & Use You are searching for information on mobile technology and learning for a research paper. Which of the sources below is a peer-reviewed, scholarly source? You are writing a paper on the use of different forms of writing in response to Hurricane Katrina. Review the sources below and determine which would be a secondary source for your paper.In which situation is it best to consult an encyclopedia article rather than a journal article?Which of the sources is most likely following to contain outdated information?You are writing a research paper on the role of technology in the Arab Spring. Match the type of information to where it falls along the information timeline.Which of the following is an example of emotional or charged language that indicates bias?
You are writing a research paper on the role of technology in the Arab Spring. Match the type of information to where it falls along the information timeline.In a research study, which section tells you what you need to know to replicate the experiment or study.You read an article on your topic for a research paper. In which of the following instances are you required to cite the material in your paper? Check all that apply. Match the citation to the correct source type.Number Correct Number Correct Most Concerning Content Gaps
75% could not match an abstract with the research question it answered. 73% could not identify a journal article from a citation50% could not identify a peer-reviewed article. 39% missed situations requiring citations
97% could identify organization by category79.52% could determine outdated information86.4% could identify the section needed to replicate an experiment81.4% could identify a news article from a citation
Number Correct Which option is the most effective for locating articles that focus on a specific discipline area like Psychology or Engineering?
You are searching for information on gaming in education. In order to find articles that include both topics, what search string should you use?
You are organizing the photographs on your computer and you decide to put them into folders named Road Trips, Sports, Family, School Projects, and Parties. You are organizing by:
Identify the three key concepts (main ideas) of the research question below:
When would you want to search for soccer as a subject term? When you want to:
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