Information on the web
Information on the web

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Information on the web

2 How to do it

2.1 Introduction

In this section we will cover the following topics:

  • browsing for information on the Web;

  • searching for information on the Web;

  • using search engines;

  • bookmarking websites;

  • finding images on the Web;

  • how to reference sources.

Some of the material in this section has been drawn from Safari, an interactive website provided by the Open University Library. Safari covers finding and assessing information in much greater detail and using resources other than the Web; we do not cover these areas in this course, but you may like to return to Safari in the future.

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