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Research Skills KCBS (for Dais SG writing)
Transcript of Research Skills KCBS (for Dais SG writing)
Research skills from a MUNer
By Vivian Lai
Step 1. Google-storm
Step 3. Research Folder
Step 2. Dig In
Step 4. Research Never Stops
General Understanding out of nothing
Table of Content
Adding on to Google storm
News articles (from different sides)
Analysis (blogs, news, books)
Ask yourself or look up
What does this mean?
How does this affect the situation?
What is my part?
Keep track of everything you've collected
Be organized in your own logic
Nothing is unbaised
Data --> Information --> Knowledge
UN resolutions and voting records
Local Newspapers/News Agencies
Editorials and Comments
Official Research reports
Thank you. Good Luck!!! :D
Your New Best Friend
Jot down ideas
Ideas & Actions
Statement of Problem
What is your FOCUS?
What is the most important issue for you?
Raise your own problem as you go
History of Problem
relative facts only
Chronological / by topic
Read behind the facts
Past resolutions (best print down)
Secretary General Reports
Programs, missions, action plans, etc
With an eye to
Not do the same things
Revise and add to existing programs
Observe country and international body positions
& Bloc Positions
Interest groups and corporations
Concerns and Rationale
Questions A Resolution Must Answer
Your Damage Control
Reports (gov, NGO)
Papers (think tanks, institutes)
Referrable in Conference
Organized in your own way
The Library Type?
Do your bookstorm!!
Organize as you go!!!
Quotes, statements, articles
Programs and Policies
Research & Statistics
UN voting records, circulating letters
AND OR NOT search
Grasp key word, doesn't have to be a sentence
Too much noise --> be specific
Too little result --> be general
Watch out for source and date
NTUMUN Director of Academics 2012-2013