Madison Research Essentials Toolkit & the Madison Research Essentials Skills Test (MREST) are designed to help students meet these General Education Information Literacy Learning Outcomes:
1: Recognize the components of scholarly work and that scholarship can take many forms.
2: Demonstrate persistence and employ multiple strategies in research and discovery.
3: Identify gaps in their own knowledge and formulate appropriate questions for investigation in academic settings.
4: Evaluate the quality of information and acknowledge expertise.
5: Use information effectively in their own work and make contextually appropriate choices for sharing their scholarship.
6: Use information legally and ethically.