To complete this module Read the Objectives. Read the module contents below. Then complete the exercise set for the module.
Defining an Information Need
- The best way to begin a search for information is to define your information need.
- You may need
- an overview
- a comprehensive search of research on a topic
- a quick reference to a fact
- an in-depth treatment
- Once you decide what information you need, you can select the types of sources that will fit your need.
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