Here are links to short videos and presentations about a range of Research Skills. Mrs Robinson will add links here as she finds or makes them!
For more resources to help you with Research Skills, look at the sites collected on Diigo by Mrs Robinson – new ones are being added regularly!
To jump down the page, click on the links below:
- make a BIBLIOGRAPHY
- use DIIGO
- use EVERNOTE
- improve your NOTE-TAKING skills
- ORGANISE your work
- avoid PLAGIARISM
- RECORD, REFERENCE and make a BIBLIOGRAPHY
- improve your SEARCH techniques
This is a fantastic presentation made by a colleague, using Prezi. It is a very simple way to remember what to collect from your resources to compile a bibliography.
Diigo is a social bookmarking site which you can use to save, organise and share weblinks for school work or personal use. Mrs Robinson collects websites for the school with the Library Diigo account.
More information from the Diigo site itself.
Evernote is an amazing tool that allows you to make notes, collect web clips and photos and organise them with any device – phone, tablet, PC or laptop. Mrs Robinson is a keen user of Evernote!
More information from the Evernote site.
Have a look at this presentation made for the Sixth Form – you might end up being more organised as a result!
Working Independently. Part 1: Being Organised
View more presentations from The Dixie Grammar School Library.
Have a look at this video and think about how you can avoid plagiarising other people’s work!
This presentation was made for Sixth Form students to help them to understand plagiarism and how to avoid it!