ENGLISH 301 - Takeuchi: Welcome

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Welcome to Research!

Learn Something New Everything


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Search. Research. Explore. Ask questions.

Library Research Assignment

Choose a topic you are interested in.
Research the topic using library databases to find a variety of sources.  

Research Goals

1. Navigate the Library homepage to learn key resources and services
                      (such as DatabasesGuidesIlliadEndnoteAsk Us). 
Explore relevant databases and a variety of source types.
3. Explore research topics: define, narrow, broaden, contextualize.

4. Practice search techniques to locate relevant sources.

5. Cite, export (to Endnote), and critically evaluate sources.

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