Using information

La Trobe University Library La Trobe Library

Using information

Achieve@Uni
La Trobe University Library La Trobe Library

Using information

Achieve@Uni
La Trobe University Library La Trobe Library

Using information

Achieve@Uni

About Using information

Having begun your research for your assessments you may find a lot of information on your topic but is it trustworthy and reliable, and is it suitable for your assessment task? Learn how to evaluate information from different sources, especially from the web.

Once you have the information you want to use, learn how to use paraphrasing, quoting and summarising effectively when writing your assessment.

What you will learn

  • learn how to determine if the information is trustworthy and reliable
  • learn how to assess information from websites
  • develop your skill in paraphrasing, quoting and summarising when writing
  • learn about copyright and how it applies to you

Where to get help

The Learning Hub can help you with assessment and study related questions. Check out times and locations for your campus here: