Information Literacy Module VI: Preparing to Use Information Effectively
In Module 1: Understanding Information Literacy, you briefly previewed the process of choosing, reading, processing, taking notes about, and organizing information. Now that you’ve learned how to locate sources, we’ll look at this process in more detail to prepare you for your own effective use of information.
- Mark Your Territory with an Outline/Storyboard
- Include these Elements in your Outline/Storyboard
- Look for Useful Evidence
- Prepare to Take Notes
- Use Documentation in Your Notes
- Take Notes Using Summary, Paraphrase, and Quotation