Studying Using the Web: The Student's Guide to Using the Ultimate Information Resource by Brian CleggStudying Using the Web: The Student's Guide to Using the Ultimate Information Resource by Brian Clegg

Studying Using the Web: The Student's Guide to Using the Ultimate Information Resource

byBrian CleggEditorBrian Clegg

Paperback | November 22, 2006

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Anyone can type a few keywords into a search engine. But that's only the beginning. WithStudying Using the Webyou can find the right material, check its authenticity, transform it into your own original work and keep up-to-date on essential topics. The book is about how to find the right information, and making the most of it. It shows you how to:

  • know what to look for
  • make the best use of search facilities
  • gather pictures, sounds and more
  • make use of the human side of the internet
  • learn how to test information with a trust CSI kit
  • collect and structure your information effectively
  • make text your own
  • keep up to date.

You could stay jogging round the information track. But think how much better you could do with the right technology and skills to harness a leading-edge study machine. Move into the study fast track now.

Brian Clegg has written a range of business and education books, including The Professional's Guide to Mining the Internet (Routledge) and Training Plus (Kogan Page) and three popular science books, including Light Years from Piatkus, and a range of business and personal development titles.His next books, Quantum Entanglement, on the m...
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Title:Studying Using the Web: The Student's Guide to Using the Ultimate Information ResourceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.6 inPublished:November 22, 2006Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:041540374X

ISBN - 13:9780415403740

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Table of Contents

1. Venturing Out  2. What to Look For  3. Smart Searching  4. Amassing Media  5. Real People  6. Who Do You Trust?  7. Collecting Output  8. Making Text Your Own  9. Keeping Up-to-Date

 

Editorial Reviews

'This reader-friendly and information book offers good starting points for any school or college students wishing to learn about and make effective use of the web.' - British Journal of Educational Technology