The Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library

Information Literacy: Reading Strategies

Compare/contrast

Compare/contrast iconSet course readings against each other to determine their relationships (hidden or explicit).

How do the readings complement or challenge each other?  What connections can you make between them?

Tips

Compare / contrast

  • Respond - Has your thinking changed?  What have you learned?
  • Build - How does the reading add to what you already know? 
  • Consider - How does it compare or contrast with other readings?