• Flagging where the information comes from….

    When doing online research, knowing the location of the server is one of several bits of information that can and should be used in assessing the reliability of  information on a site. It is not […]

     
  • Changes in Information Flow Require Changes in Research

    There has been a revolution in information flow over the past few years, one that requires changes in the way we gather and use information. Traditional methods remain and cannot be ignored as some would […]

     
  • Analysis — a Starter Set of Questions

    Determining what to believe, or what information is accurate enough to pass on to others, requires analysis. While collecting material, and when evaluating material that has been gathered, there are many questions whose answers will […]

     
  • Storage Systems — A Must for Researchers

    Storage Systems In addition to two computers, you should have at least one and preferably two large drives to attach to the computer. You will want to save your collected materials somewhere other than on […]