skip to content
Research strategies : finding your way through the information fog Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Research strategies : finding your way through the information fog

Author: William B Badke
Publisher: Bloomington, IN : iUniverse, LLC, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 5th editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
With the information provided here, writing research papers does not have to be frustrating or boring. It is possible to develop significant skills in order to make the writing process much easier, and the author explains the skills and strategies you need to efficiently and effectively complete a research project . In this book, the author offers a clear, simple, roadmap for conducting research and navigating the  Read more...
You are not connected to the Luther Seminary Library network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Off-site access
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William B Badke
ISBN: 9781491722336 1491722339
OCLC Number: 870977468
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 292 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Welcome to the information fog --
Taking charge --
Database searching with keywords and hierarchies --
Metadata and the power of controlled vocabularies --
Discovery searches, library catalogs and journal databases --
Internet research --
Other resources and case studies in research --
Learning how to read for research --
Organizing your resources to write your paper --
Tips on research writing --
Appendix 1 : A research paper clinic: more tips and troubleshooting for development of great research papers --
Appendix 2: This textbook and Information literacy competency standards for higher education (ACRL).
Other Titles: Finding your way through the information fog
Responsibility: William Badke.

Abstract:

With the information provided here, writing research papers does not have to be frustrating or boring. It is possible to develop significant skills in order to make the writing process much easier, and the author explains the skills and strategies you need to efficiently and effectively complete a research project . In this book, the author offers a clear, simple, roadmap for conducting research and navigating the vast new world of information and technology. He details the entire research paper process from start to finish, and provides insightful and helpful information.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.