Thinking about keywords and searching Summon as in-class group activity

Edwards, J. Adam ORCID: and Hill, Vanessa ORCID: (2014) Thinking about keywords and searching Summon as in-class group activity. In: 2nd UK Information Literacy and Summon Day, 25 Jul 2013, Manchester, UK. . [Conference or Workshop Item]

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This paper describes a short practical activity used at Middlesex University to teach students about the importance of keywords and thinking about alternative terminology before searching Summon. This activity is used at all levels and is a whole-class activity. It deliberately uses an image unconnected with Computer Science or Design Engineering, the areas in which we teach.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords (uncontrolled): Information literacy, Summon
Research Areas: A. > Library and Student Support
Item ID: 13525
Notes on copyright: Released under a CC-NC-SA license
Depositing User: Adam Edwards
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2014 09:40
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2021 05:06

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