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Searchlight

An Interactive Course to Finding Information

The online course Searchlight teaches you smart and effective ways to find information for your research. The course is offered on beginners and advanced level. You can also find a separate APA module that covers everything from references, citations, paraphrasing, and bibliographies according to the APA method.

See the schedule to find out which course is suitable for you:

Course

Level

Content

Duration

Searchlight Basic

First-year students

Teaches students to effectively find information. Covers subjects such as thinking up search terms, using internet sources and databases, and evaluating the quality of information.

 

1 hour

Searchlight Adanced

Second-year students or higher

Covers subjects such as formulating key questions, subsidiary questions, finding relevant information for your particular research, and assessing the quality of scholarly publications.

1 hour

Searchlight APA

Everyone

Covers subjects such as in-text citations, the difference between citing and paraphrasing, and making a bibliography.

45min

Published by  HvA Library 8 January 2019