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PSYC 2100 & 2130: Cunningham: Research Tips

Making a Search Strategy

Research Tips

When starting your research, think about your topic and ask yourself what it is you'd like to know about that topic. Don't worry about formulating your thesis statement just yet, this will come to you as you begin the research process. Use the PDF below to help you create a search strategy. Not sure what keywords would be helpful for searching your topic? Checkout the PDF of Common Keywords and Synonyms in Psychology.