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Skimming and scanning

Skimming is looking for the main ideas in a text. Scanning is looking for specific information (e.g. a number or a name).

Scanning
Monash University

Scanning to locate specifically required information
UEfAP

Skimming
Monash University

Skimming and scanning
Butte College

Skimming and scanning
BBC