Test You Utas Library Knowledge

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 340

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Knowledge Quizzes & Trivia

A test for new students at UTAS to rate their ability to access information through the Library.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which search tool should you use to find a Library book?
    • A. 

      Google

    • B. 

      Library Catalogue/Summon

    • C. 

      Facebook

  • 2. 
    What information source type is the following reference? Vivekananda, K & Shores, P 1996, Uni is easier when you know how : success stories, study secrets, strategies, Hale & Iremonger, Sydney.
    • A. 

      A book.

    • B. 

      A journal article

    • C. 

      A book chapter

    • D. 

      A web document

    • E. 

      A conference paper

  • 3. 
    What information source type is the following reference? Stefan, M 2010, Culture shock, Nature, Vol. 467, Issue 7314, p. 1
    • A. 

      A book.

    • B. 

      A journal article.

    • C. 

      A book chapter.

    • D. 

      A web document.

    • E. 

      A conference paper.

  • 4. 
    Chapters or sections of books that are in high demand are often electronically scanned and made available through:
    • A. 

      Unit Reading Lists.

    • B. 

      Reserve

    • C. 

      Google

    • D. 

      Facebook

  • 5. 
    Which source below would you be most likely to be using if your prepration for an assignment had reached the stage where you are reading "narrowly" i.e. looking for very specific academic information relating to your topic?
    • A. 

      A journal article.

    • B. 

      An encyclopedia.

    • C. 

      Facebook.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is the best and most comprehensive resource for finding quality information in a subject area?
    • A. 

      The internet.

    • B. 

      Library Subject Guides.

    • C. 

      Facebook.

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