Start Your Research

A guide to the research process, covering how to develop and topic and devise a search plan, locating information, using information, evaluating sources, and citing sources

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Pamela Contakos
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Your Librarian

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Kate Flower
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Using This Guide

This guide will help you learn how to:

  • get started on your research
  • how to distinguish between scholarly and popular articles
  • find the best research resources
  • how to create a good search and find the best information
  • how to critically look at the information you find
  • how to cite your sources

side arrow iconUse the blue tabs on the left to navigate through the different topics available in this guide. When you click on a tab, you will notice that the different sections of the page will appear nested under the tab. You can either click on these to jump to a specific part of the page, or simply scroll down to look at all of the available resources.

If you have questions don't hesitate to get in touch with me.

The Research Process

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