Taking the time to organise and keep track of the information you find will allow you to spend more time researching and writing your assessments and less time looking for resources. This will result in higher quality assessments.
This section covers some of the tools available to manage information:
Log in to LibrarySearch to take advantage of the time-saving options available.
Many library databases include options to save searches, set up alerts, and export citations.
The image below shows a search results page in LibrarySearch. Click on the hotspots (+) to discover more about using LibrarySearch to keep track of your searches and results.
Watch this video for a demonstration of how to use LibrarySearch to pin favourites, save searches, and set up notifications.
RMIT University Library (19 November 2021) ‘Organising and keeping track of your research in LibrarySearch’ [video], RMIT University Library, YouTube website, accessed 22 February 2023. https://youtu.be/M1CbRKxY6LU