Navigating the online information maze: should students trust Wikipedia?

Antonio, Amy (2014) Navigating the online information maze: should students trust Wikipedia? The Conversation, 27 March 2014. pp. 1-3.

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Abstract

Being literate used to be about knowing how to read. In the 21st century it also means knowing how to negotiate through the torrent of information coming at you from all directions. Information Fatigue Syndrome, or 'Infoglut' is a defining issue of modern life. For students particularly, it is getting harder to find useful, quality information.


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: This publication is copyright. It may be reproduced in whole or in part for the purposes of study, research, or review, but is subject to the inclusion of an acknowledgment of the source.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Australian Digital Futures Institute
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2016 06:16
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2016 01:49
Uncontrolled Keywords: information literacy skills, Wikipedia
Fields of Research : 13 Education > 1399 Other Education > 139999 Education not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970113 Expanding Knowledge in Education
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/27632

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