Web Access Research Portal

Researcher: Morrison, RM (Dr Renee Morrison)

Fields of Research

Information retrieval and web search
Information systems education
Human information interaction and retrieval
Education systems
Digital literature
Educational technology and computing

Research Objectives

Teaching and instruction technologies
Other education and training
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Ageing and older people
Learner and learning

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Devoirs scolaires : comment mieux tirer proft des moteurs de recherche
Don’t ‘just Google it’: 3 ways students can get the most from searching online
Faith in the ‘Digital Native’ during online search in Australian home-schools; Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Computers in Education
Internet Use in Home-Education: Enablers and Barriers; Global Perspectives on Home Education in the 21st Century
Learning from home is testing students’ online search skills. Here are 3 ways to improve them
Misunderstanding the internet, by James Curran, Natalie Fenton and Des Freedman, London, Routledge; Pedagogies
Not a school in site: Search engine use in Australian Home-Schools and the Influence of a Generational Digital Divide; DiscourseNet 19 Conference
Search engine use as a literacy in the middle years: The need for explicit instruction and active learners; Literacy Learning: The Middle Years
Silver Surfers Search for Gold: a Study Into the Online Information-Seeking Skills of Those Over Fifty; Ageing International
Surfing Blind: a study into the effects of exposing young adolescents to explicit search engine skills
Surfing Blind: a study into the effects of exposing young adolescents to explicit search engine skills; The Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference 2016
Tips to get the most out of our searches by Henry Bretz

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision