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Begin Your Research

Remember to start researching early to give yourself time to find trustworthy sources and have books from other campuses delivered to you. At any time during the researching process, feel free to ask a librarian for help and guidance.

Find a source you want to use? Don't forget to get its citation!

Researching Steps

  1. Define your topic
  2. Understand your topic
  3. Make a search strategy
  4. Find scholarly sources
  5. Know your sources
  6. Evaluating your sources
  7. Cite your sources and format your paper