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Research fundamentals

1 hour
Year level
Free for terms 3 and 4 2021, bookings open to school groups only
90 students

Help your students become more successful researchers online with this interactive session presented by State Library Victoria’s education team.

This targeted program explores relevant, practical strategies to motivate middle-year students to adopt more rigorous internet research practices.

Students will:

  • compare and evaluate online sources for credibility and relevance 
  • understand the importance of being a critical and creative thinker in today’s world
  • develop tips and tricks for effective internet searches
  • examine the consequences when research goes wrong.

This workshop is suitable for students in Years 7-10 or any secondary classes seeking an introduction to core research skills.


All of our education programs complement the Victorian Curriculum and include hardcopy or online resources to support and extend student learning.

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