Format Quest Select a topic that interests you, or that you are currently researching. Select a topic that interests you, or that you are currently researching. Decide on three formats of information that would be appropriate to meet your information needs. For each format, determine how to find a source on your topic. Once you’ve found it, cite it using MLA or APA style. Note whether you can create, collaborate and/or share this information. Then reflect on whether the format does indeed make a difference and why. Use this template to report the information. Save it with your name in the filename (e.g. ManningFormat.doc). Then upload the file as an attachment when you submit the quest. Your Topic: Using technology while driving (Table on next page) Format Method used to find Citation Journal article Searching UAlbany library databases online Quisenberry, P. (2015). Only scholars create Texting and Driving: Can it and collaborate in be Explained by the this format. General Theory of Crime? American Journal Of Criminal Justice, 40(2), 303-316. doi:10.1007/s12103-0149249-3 Video Searching YouTube University of RI. The Effects of Driver Distraction [Video]. (2012, Aug 28). Retrieved from https://youtu.be/1W0KJe 8Kd_s It is possible to make your own videos and upload them on YouTube. YouTube videos can be collaborated on and shared. AT&T. (2012). No Text is Worth Dying for [Image]. Retrieved from blog.truecar.com It is possible to make your own infographic and share the image online. You can create, collaborate on, or share an infographic. Infographic Searched Google Images for infographics Create/collaborate/ share Format important? Journal articles are an important format because they are peerreviewed and provide more reliable information than most other formats. Video is a unique format that can be effective, particularly for persuading people as videos can be very emotional. They are also a quick and easy way for people to get information. Infographics are an important type of format because they catch people’s attention and get information across quickly.