Cdu Library Skills Cuc100

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Cdu Library Skills Cuc100

Brief quiz on library services for Common Units


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Summon searches only the library catalogue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The first step in developing a search strategy is:
    • A. 

      Using Boolean Operators AND, OR

    • B. 

      Identifying keywords and synonyms from your essay topic

    • C. 

      Truncation

    • D. 

      Copying the whole essay topic into Summon

  • 3. 
    The Boolean operator AND
    • A. 

      Connects the synonyms together

    • B. 

      Connects keywords/relevant search terms together

    • C. 

      Gives irrelevant results

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    When using a website for my assignment I
    • A. 

      Need to evaluate the website content

    • B. 

      Don't need to evaluate the website content

    • C. 

      Website information is always credible, accurate and valid

  • 5. 
    Using truncation in a search will
    • A. 

      Search for word variations

    • B. 

      Search for exactly what you type into the search box

    • C. 

      Search for synonyms (different words with the same meaning)

  • 6. 
    The bigger the number of search results the better my search skills
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Your reference details are saved in the folder using Summon
    • A. 

      Permanently

    • B. 

      Not saved at all

    • C. 

      Saved temporarily

  • 8. 
    When using Summon you can narrow/refine your search by
    • A. 

      Content type

    • B. 

      Publication date

    • C. 

      Subject terms

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Some website content maybe biased
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    When should you use quotation marks in your search strategy
    • A. 

      Searching using a single word

    • B. 

      When you want to join your search terms together

    • C. 

      Don't use quotations at all in a search

    • D. 

      Searching for a phrase

  • 11. 
    What card do I need to borrow from the libary
    • A. 

      My library card

    • B. 

      My credit card

    • C. 

      My student card

    • D. 

      I don't need a card

  • 12. 
    Research skills are not important
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Criteria for evaluating websites should include:
    • A. 

      Authority

    • B. 

      Purpose & objectivity

    • C. 

      Images

    • D. 

      Audience

  • 14. 
    Plagiarism means
    • A. 

      A. Stealing someone else's ideas

    • B. 

      B. Not crediting your sources properly

    • C. 

      C. Passing off someone else’s work as your own

    • D. 

      D. All of the above

  • 15. 
    You need to consistently reference your sources
    • A. 

      A. to support your arguments

    • B. 

      B. to indicate you have read materials on your topic

    • C. 

      C. To avoid plagiarism

    • D. 

      D. All of the above

  • 16. 
    Which citation is correct? 
    • A. 

      Lee, K., & Allen, N. J. (2002). Organizational citizenship behavior and workplace deviance: The role of affect and cognitions. The Journal of Applied Psychology(italics), 87(1), 131-142. doi:10.1037/0021-9010.87.1.131

    • B. 

      Lee, K., & Allen, N. J. (2002). Organizational citizenship behavior and workplace deviance: The role of affect and cognitions. The Journal of Applied Psychology, 87(1), 131-142.

    • C. 

      Lee, K., & Allen, N. J. Organizational citizenship behavior and workplace deviance: The role of affect and cognitions. The Journal of Applied Psychology, 87(1), 131-142. doi:10.1037/0021-9010.87.1.131

  • 17. 
    Where can I find relevant databases and websites for my unit
    • A. 

      Google

    • B. 

      Learnline

    • C. 

      Subject LibGuide for my unit

    • D. 

      There are no relevant databases and websites

  • 18. 
    Who can assist you with your referencing queries?
    • A. 

      Your Tutor

    • B. 

      Your Liaison Librarian

    • C. 

      ALLSP Study Skills

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    What was the most valuable information you gained from library sessions?
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