Information Literacy Module VI: Preparing to Use Information Effectively
Organizing notes that represent hours’, days’, and weeks’ worth of reading, thinking, and note-taking could seem like a daunting task for an underprepared student. For you, however, the organization stage is where all of your preparation pays off. You’ve kept careful track of the documentation information for your sources, so you don’t have to worry about scrambling to find it now. You’ve also created an outline/storyboard of your project, so you have a pretty solid vision of where all of your work is headed. Now all you have to do is put the pieces together. Read on . . .