When students don’t understand the information cycle, they can waste time searching for information in the wrong places. This short video describes this issue clearly. Produced by George Mason University Libraries, US. Video is 4:53 min. Resource U100.
Take a Lynda.com course on Digital Citizenship . Learn why Critical Thinking is an essential lifelong learning skill through Lynda.com course on Critical Thinking . Understand Digital Literacy from Lynda.com course on Digital Literacy . Learn why is Visual Literacy important by watching a video from Toledo Museum of Art Learn how to have better Creative Thinking from Tony Buznan – the inventor of mind mapping. Learn all about Information Literacy basics through Lynda.com course on Information Literacy . ...
Power Searching with Google is a course to improve your Google search skills. Complete the following two self paced courses: Basic Power Searching with Google and Advanced Power Searching with Google
Take a Lynda.com course on Literature Review and understand Literature Review: An overview . Learn more on Doing a Literature Review . Finally learn How to write a Literature Review
Students from Year 3 and Year 4 are highly recommended to take the following courses on IOT. IOT course 1 from Lynda.com provides an overview of IOT. IOT course 2 from Lynda.com provides a basic understanding of IOT. IOT course 3 from Lynda.com provides the fundamentals of IOT. IOT course 4 from Lynda.com provides the concept of security, privacy and IOT.
Skills for life online are short activities created by The Open University, U.K. These are 21st century skills important for all university students for lifelong learning. Click on the activities and learn about how to become an efficient researcher in a digital world.