The Question step of the information literacy process considers:
'What do I need to know?'
To get the right information, you must ask the right question. It is, therefore, important to spend some time defining the question related to your information need.
This step will help you:
- Formulate a search question or statement
- Understand what a keyword is
- Identify keywords in your question
- Understand and think of equivalent words or alternatives to keywords, which could also be used as search words.