Library Skills Tutorial
Collecting Information -- Using the World Wide Web
Sandy decides that she has enough books and articles and plans to find them in the library later.
Now she decides to search the Internet to see if she can find any useful information on her topic. She likes to to use the World Wide Web because it seems easier and more fun to use than the library, but she often has trouble finding useful information. She usually gets thousands and thousands of hits and has trouble deciding how reliable the information is.
This time is no exception. She goes to Google and enters "nonverbal communication gestures" in the search box. The search engine returns 31,000 results!