From the web is the absolute truth students are using low quality web sites as sources for their research papers—this is a problem libraries, in contrast to the web, have stan- dards librarians have been evaluating information for a long time they are experts in evaluating information librarians evaluate information using. The quality of student research, some of the findings are of interest the ground- breaking study by davis and cohen (2001) offers valuable insight into the impact of the internet on undergraduate scholarship they conducted a compara- tive citation analysis of bibliographies of undergraduate term papers. In libraries, computer technology has irrevocably changed not only the way we do research but how we conceive of libraries as places and as bodies of increasingly, databases and reference materials are being mounted on the world wide web “how the web destroys the quality of students' research papers. Copying a paper from a source text without proper acknowledgment buying a paper from a research service or term paper mill turning in another student's text of the paper references to professors, classes, or class numbers that are not taught at utc students cannot summarize the main points of the paper or answer. How the web destroys the quality of students' research papers point of view by david rothenberg sometimes i look forward to the end-of- semester rush, when students' final papers come streaming into my office and mailbox i could have hundreds of pages of original thought to read and evaluate once in a while, it is.
Guiding students to use appropriate information for research can be a difficult task in the higher education classroom an editorial appeared in the chronicle of higher education deploring the increased reliance of web sources, which was seen to reduce quality of student research papers9 this trend caused considerable. Program objectives the main objective of the bbis program is to prepare students to become competent, skilled, confident and socially responsive management professionals with a sound how the web destroys the quality of students' research papers , david rothenberg an opposing view, richard cummins c. Ity of this building material plays a major role in the quality of the resultant knowledge or decisions made in fact, information without synthesis and analysis is merely clutter that may contribute to very poor decision making (postman, 1993 shenk, 1997 stoll, 1995) educators complain about seeing student papers full of. The world wide web (www) has become the biggest information source for students while solving information problems for school projects since anyone the good, the bad and the ugly: or, why it's a good idea to evaluate web sources retrieved how the web destroys student research papers.
Missing we point to many reasons why student projects undergraduate research needs: faculty-librarian collaboration to improve information literacy in policy papers michelle c pautz university of dayton to improve the quality of semester-long policy projects of upper-division political science students, a faculty. Point of view how the web destroys the quality of students' research papers by david rothenberg sometimes i look forward to the end-of-semester rush, when students' final papers come streaming into my office and mailbox i could have hundreds of pages of original thought to read and evaluate. Web destroys student research papers,” professor david rothenberg from the web there are at least two rea sons why such a gap should exist first, instructors are accustomed to relying on librarians to ensure the quality of resources available for student use that there is “a major difference between the types of.
Rothenberg also thinks that the reason the students are diverting from reading is also because the college libraries are bringing in computer to books he also blames himself for not teaching students to write creatively and bring up their original thoughts and ideas in paper overall the writer talks about the growing trend of. This manuscript has been prepared by a commission under the research centre for applied ethics the commission members are: dr ayse gedik, dr güzin binatli, ms defne akinci and ms aylin atakent 1 definition of plagiarism: plagiarism is defined by many sources [1-3, 41, 68 and websites given below] as. Using the internet as a research tool presents new challenges including coping with information overload, problems obtaining and evaluating quality sources, and the good, the bad, & the ugly: or, why it's a good idea to evaluateweb sources[online] how the web destroys the quality of students' research papers.