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English 1201 Research Guide
Welcome to The Library Research Process
This research guide is designed for undergraduates who are new to research. The tabs of this guide are devoted to the major phases of the research process:
Reading the Assignment – understanding what your professor expects of you
Developing a Topic – the reading, thinking and writing that are part of your research process
Searching for Information – finding and accessing information from the web, the library and elsewhere
Choosing Your Sources – determining what information is reliable and relevant to your topic
Citing Sources – learning how to cite sources properly
Linking You & Your Library
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