How do I find the information I want?

Learning outcomes

Where do I start?

Prepare: passwords and access 

Prepare: library search

Prepare: online (bibliographic) databases

Prepare: the internet

Plan: your search strategy

Plan: your search strategy when using free internet resources

Plan: your search strategy for using Google Scholar

Plan: your search strategy for Wikipedia

Do your search 

Do your search: critical evaluation

Do your search: relevance

Do your search: reliability

Do your search: Bias and viewpoint

Do your search: currency

Do your search: accuracy

Prepare, plan, do: checklist

Conclusion

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