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Basic research skills such as finding books, journal articles, working with databases, citing your sources, and more.


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The Information Cycle

What Is the Information Cycle?

The information cycle is the progression of media coverage of a newsworthy event. Understanding the information cycle can help you determine what kind of information you are likely to find about your topic and the best tools to use in order to find it!