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Search Strategy VCE History Revolutions
VCE History Revolutions, Unt 3: France
Area of Study 2: Consequences of Revolution: October 1789-1795
Outcome 2: Historical Inquiry: Investigation of the role of a leader of the French Revolution.
STEP 1. INTRODUCTORY reading on your chosen individual to formulate your questions.
SUBMIT your FORMULATED QUESTIONS to your Teacher for checking.
STEP 2. Identifying KEYWORDS in your formulated questions
Formulated question "How did the consequences of revolution shape the new order?"
ASIDE: Getting ready to research with Chrome
MHS Library suggests creating a
account via the MyBib website, then create a project to collect your citations and use the MyBib Chrome extension to collect citations as you research.
Chrome extension is essential if you are researching via search engines.
ASIDE: Visual search engine
If you are a visual learning, enter your Revolutionary Leaders name and select to visualise and catergorise the search results.
STEP 3. COLLECTING YOUR INFORMATION using Print and ClickView
Login and use the Infiniti MHS Library Catalogue to search for PRINT BOOKS, CLICKVIEW VIDEO and EBSCO JOURNAL ARTICLES.
The print books, ClickView video content will be majority SECONDARY sources of information.
The EBSCO journal articles will contain both PRIMARY and SECONDARY sources of information.
STEP 4. COLLECTING YOUR INFORMATION using Search Engines
Finding PRIMARY sources of information. Use your Revolutionary Leader's name
Searching in using the words "primary source" in the search bar
Finding SECONDARY sources of information. Use your Revolutionary Leader's name and your keywords from your formulated questions.
Searching using and using the features and
If you need further support or have questions, come and see me in the Library.