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Information Pyramid: The Information Pyramid - Static

This activity is intended to help students understand various publishing formats, how they relate to one another, and how publishing formats can help determine authority. Use the arrows below to navigate the presentation.

Types of Original Research (AKA Primary Sources)

Research Article Meta-Analysis/ Meta-Synthesis
Randomized Controlled Trials Systematic Review

Look for a box labeled: Publication Type

The Information Pyramid

Image created by Maria R. Barefoot on 6/10/2016

Types of Research Designs