The new LRC Manager, Miss Grant, will soon be offering Research and Citing lessons to any student who wishes to learn.

In the meantime, the following sites will give you some hints and tips on how to research the Internet more effectively helping you make sure you can trust the information you find on the web.

http://www.sweetsearch.com/TenSteps

Below is a really useful tutorial on what goes on beneath the surface of Wikipedia and the pitfalls of using it as your only source of information.

Wiki tutorial (NCSU)

In addition there is valuable information on what constitutes plagiarism whilst this publication shows you how to cite your sources of information in a bibliography at the end of a piece of work so that you can avoid plagiarism.