Proceeding step-by-step through the research process, this guide helps you teach students the skills required for writing term papers. It covers everything from reading for background information and keywords and applying advanced search techniques to evaluating information and developing a thesis statement. It includes an MLA-based style manual with more than 35 sample citations for the types of sources most often used in academic assignments. In addition, this long-awaited revision has been completely updated to include search and citation techniques for electronic and Internet information. It also contains the new AASL/AECT Student Information Literacy Standards, a summary of the AECT Multimedia Guidelines, and a Teacher/LMS planning guide.