Competencies 1. Search Strategies Inventory:
Directions, Examples, & Evaluation
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Search Strategies Inventory - Directions
|Minimum Requirements to earn a
Resources: College-level LIB 127 Informational Research skills, BR 2a "How Do I Explore My Topic" and BR Part III: "Collecting Information" search strategies recommended in BR chapters 8, 9, 10, 11.
Directions: Review Research Proposal Directions for Part 3.B, and use your Research Proposal Part 3B to start a numbered list of search strategies you've used in a new Search Strategies Inventory document. Then keep adding search strategies and results to your inventory as as regular part of your research/notetaking process.
Prep Assignments: Preliminary Draft of Search Strategies Inventory (1 readable paper copy) and Workshop #3 (on Preliminary Drafts) - See WR 123 Course Plan for relevant deadlines.
Search Strategies Inventory - Some Examples
Search Strategies Inventory - Evaluation
Inventory - 20 pts.
Requirements to earn a passing grade (of C) are met:
_____1.B Grade of B or higher is awarded for Very Good to Excellent informational research skills, demonstrated by the range and results of different types of college-level search strategies employed (see also recommended LIB 127 course webs, BR 2a "How Do I Explore My Topic," and BR Part III: "Collecting Information" search strategies recommended in BR chapters 8, 9, 10, 11).
Score - Percentage - Grade Conversion Scale for Evaluated Assignment worth 20 pts. possible
Total Points Earned
(out of 20 pts possible)
(pts earned ÷ 20 pts)
|20 - 18.6 pts||100 % – 93.0%||A|
|18.5 - 18 pts||92.9% – 90.0%||A-|
|17.9 - 17.4 pts||89.9% – 87.0%||B+|
|17.3 - 16.6 pts||86.9% - 83.0%||B|
|16.5 - 16 pts||82.9% - 80.0%||B-|
|15.9 - 15.4 pts||79.9% – 77.0%||C+|
|15.3 - 14 pts||76.9% - 70.0%||C|
|13.9 - 12 pts||69.9% – 60.0%||D|
|11.9 - 0 pts.||59.9% – 00.0%||F|
NOTE Percentage Cut-offs - Cora & Blackboard do NOT "round up"
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Directions, Examples, & Evaluation - Spring 2010
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