Research Skills for Students

Throughout their lives, successful people use information to make decisions, solve problems and communicate more effectively.

The Research Skills For Students Series helps students learn to navigate our complex, information-rich world through the development of critical research skills and the ability to access, evaluate and use information.

This engaging and informational DVD series presents skills such as how to focus and refine a research question, how to access information on the invisible Web, how to synthesise information throughout the research process and how to communicate new knowledge most effectively.

Each programme encourages students to be critically aware of their sources, processes and products as they solve genuine research and information problems.

The Research Skills For Students Series consists of the following 6 chaptered DVD titles:

Avoiding Plagiarism

Evaluating Sources

Media Literacy

Organising Research

Presenting & Communicating Research

Searching the Internet

Each DVD includes additional support material, featuring Discussion Questions and Follow-up activities.


…features plenty of relevant terminology, and serves up clever examples of how to deconstruct seemingly “neutral” content, while also encouraging viewers to carefully develop their own opinions…Highly recommended.– Video Librarian

… a valuable aid to high school teachers and library media specialists involved in the research process.– School Library Journal

…comprehensive and complete…a must-buy…especially valuable for use in collaboration with classroom instructors.– Library Media Connection

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