Type of Assignment
Amount of Information
Type of Publication
Point of View
The type of information you need will depend upon the
specific problem or assignment you've been given. When determining your information
requirements, look at the assignment carefully and consider the following.
What type of assignment is it?
How much information do you need?
Is currency an issue?
Do you need information from a particular type of publication?
Do you need to use primary sources?
Do you need information in a particular format?
Is point of view an issue?