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Research Vocabulary

encyclopedia a book or set of books giving information on many subjects or on many aspects of one subject usually arranged in alphabetical order.
browser a computer application used to get on the Internet to look at pages.
keyword word or words used to search the Internet for a specific topic.
primary source original materials from the original time period collected about the time
secondary source information created later by someone who did not experience first-hand or participate
cite to give credit to a source
bibliography a list of books and other writings about a specific topic; a list of sources used to write a research paper
research to look for and study different books and sources in order to find information on a topic
source a book, Internet website, encyclopedia, or other place from which something comes.
search engine websites that are designed to search the Internet for information.
Created by: larabutler1972