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Need Help?: Research Process

Follow these steps

Keep in mind

  • Work from the general to the specific.
  • Stay organized to save time and frustration.
  • Keep track of what you find and where you found it.
  • Better to gather more sources than you'll actually end up citing.
  • Notice the screen. Library search engines and databases include useful tools, such as:
    • Citation, email, saving, printing, translation, and more..
  • Notice the screen. Library search engines and databases provide various to limit your search or filter your results, such as:
    • By format, subject, date range of publication, peer-reviewed articles, and more.
  • Need help? Ask a librarian.