Digital literacy tutorials
Digital literacy is one of eight Deakin University Graduate Learning Outcomes, and is defined as using technologies to find, use and disseminate information. Watch the following video.
Determine the key concepts
Using key concepts is the best way to start your search.
Develop a search strategy
Once you've identified keywords and concepts, you can begin to develop a search strategy.
Know the formats of information
Information can come in many different formats. Knowing what kind information can be found in a book, an article or in the news can help with your searching.
Evaluate information critically
There is so much information available today. Before using anything in your assignment, you'll need to assess its reliability and accuracy.