Before you start, consider the following:
Critical reading strategies:
Critical reading involves evaluating the point of view, argument/s and evidence presented by the author.
Common questions to ask when evaluating literature are:
Example: Critical Reading Strategies: https://www.skillsyouneed.com/learn/critical-reading.html
For further information, use the library catalogue to find books on Critical Reading
Unlike journal articles and scholarly books, most information that is on the web has not been peer-reviewed. Therefore it is very important to read any information that appears on the web critically and objectively.
Evaluate all information found:
There are many methods available for taking notes. Whichever method ensure you:
Example: Note taking systems: http://www.sas.calpoly.edu/asc/ssl/notetakingsystems.html