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Search and evaluate information

Are you a new student at KTH and need to find course books? Are you writing a thesis and need help with literature searches? Then this is the place to learn how to search and evaluate information.

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When writing an assignment or thesis, you need to use different types of scientific material. This is so you can give a a background to the topic, but also so you can present the current research situation and substantiate your arguments. To effectively search for information, you need to know how to build a search and use it in the databases. Follow the library's quick guide below and learn how to search and evaluate information.

A quick guide to searching information