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TIA_W_CH03_Conducting_Research_on_the_Web

Project Description:

You and a partner have been asked to write a on alternatives to using the Google search engine, as well as how to evaluate a website for a research paper. The paper needs to cite references within the body of the text, and include a list of your works cited at the end of the . Your partner has begun the . You are going to modify what has been started.

Steps to Perform:

Step

Instructions

Points Possible

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Start Word. Open TIA_Ch3_Start.docx. Find all instances of meta-search and replace them with metasearch.

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2

At the blank paragraph after the end of the second paragraph of text under Alternative Search Engines, insert a Vertical Box List SmartArt graphic. Open the text pane, and type Google Scholar in the first text pane bullet. Press ENTER, press TAB, then type Searches scholarly literature
Repeat these steps to add the following information for the next two bullets and subbullets
Dogpile, Metasearch engine that searches Google, Yahoo!, and Bing
Specialty Search Engines, Search only sites that are relevant to a topic or industry

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3

Modify the SmartArt graphic by doing the following:
Change the colors to Colorful – Accent Colors·
Move the Google Scholar box and bullet point to the bottom of the SmartArt·
Change the SmartArt Style to Intense Effect

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4

In the second to last sentence of the first paragraph in the Alternative Search Engines section, select the text specialty search engines. Then create a Hyperlink to http://bestonlineuniversities.com/2011/20-useful-specialty-search-engines-for-college-students/

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At the end of the first paragraph in the Evaluating Websites section, immediately to the left of the period insert a citation to a new website. Before entering information, click the checkbox for Show All Bibliography Fields. Use the following information:
Type of Source: Web site
Author:
Kapoun, Jim
Name of Web Page:
Five criteria for evaluating Web pages
Year: 2010
Month:
May
Day:
10
URL: http://olinuris.library.cornell.edu/ref/research/webcrit.html

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6

In the Evaluating Websites section, create a bulleted list with the five points beginning with Authority, Bias or Objectivity, Relevance, Audience, Coverage. Use a checkmark as the bullet point.

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Press CTRL+END to go to the end of the document. Press ENTER twice, then insert a Works Cited bibliography. Change the citation style to APA Sixth Edition style.

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8

Save the document and submit for grading.

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Total Points

100

Created On: 09/09/2020 1 TIA16_W_CH03 – Conducting Research on the Web 1.5