1. Onderzoeksvraag2. Zoektermen – 3. Informatiebronnen – 4. Zoeken – 5. Selecteren van informatie – 6. Verwerken van bronnen



What types of information sources are there and where can you find them? Not all information is suitable for all purposes. Sometimes you want to know what the latest developments are in your field, other times you need figures to support your report.

All this information can be found in different sources. There are information sources with only company information, but also sources with newspaper articles.

Before you start searching, it is therefore good to have an idea of the different types of information and the sources associated with them. Do you have an overview of the sources available? Then you can make a list of relevant sources for your specific search question. This is what you will eventually work with. To help you on your way, the information has been classified in three ways.

  • Form ▪ Level
  • Content

NB the library website gives access to all the resources of NHL Stenden University, both physical (via the catalogue) and digitally (databases and e-books)