Learning outcomes

On completion of this module, students will be able to:

Describe the importance of research in the socio-economic development of Bhutan;

Discuss the role of library and information services in research;

Differentiate between the seven types of research listed in this module;

Apply the knowledge of at least two types of research in their writing assignments;

Locate and recommend relevant sources of information and research tools for library users and researchers;

Provide print and e-resources upon request by researchers;

Assist researchers in the use of appropriate research tools available in the library;

Produce a research proposal incorporating the major elements in it;

Carry out a small research study based on an approved proposal;

Produce a report on the research approved by the module tutor.