Information Skills: Finding and Using the Right Resources by Jonathan GrixInformation Skills: Finding and Using the Right Resources by Jonathan Grix

Information Skills: Finding and Using the Right Resources

byJonathan Grix, Gerald Watkins

Paperback | April 14, 2010

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Skills for finding information are essential for academic study and beyond. This illustrated guide provides practical advice on how to source and use the right resources.  It includes guidance on how to carry out a literature review as well as the skills needed for finding and evaluating information.

JONATHAN GRIX is Senior Lecturer in Political Studies in the Department of Political Science and International Studies at the University of Birmingham, UK. He has published widely on the research process, including Demystifying the Research Process (2001), Research Methodologies in Contemporary German Studies (editor) (2002) and The Fo...
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Title:Information Skills: Finding and Using the Right ResourcesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.4 inPublished:April 14, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230222501

ISBN - 13:9780230222502

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.- Introduction.- PART I: FOUNDATIONS.- Back to Basics Understanding and Categorising Research Material.- The Literature Review.- PART II: FINDING RESOURCES: WHAT, WHERE AND HOW.- Online Resources Provided by Libraries and the Academic Community: Part I: Journals and Books.- Online Resources Provided by Libraries and the Academic Community: Part II: Other Resources.- Going it Alone on the Internet.- Referencing and Plagiarism.- Summary of Concluding Points.- PART III: GLOSSARY.- Glossary.- Bibliography.- Index.