We're here to get you started doing college-level research. Look at the box below to see what our learning goals are for today's session.
Here are a few things you should know:
I am here to help you learn and I understand that doesn't work the same way for everyone, and that an hour isn't long enough to do more than get started. So, please reach out for help during and after class and use this guide often.
I do my best to foster an inclusive classroom environment to ensure that all of you are respected, safe and supported in your learning.
What's in this Guide?
This guide will help you conduct college-level research. It covers how to:
1. create an effective search strategy to find the type of information you need.
2. evaluate the information you find so you can determine credibility and appropriateness for your research
3. find the tools you need to search for and cite articles
4. get help from experts in research, writing and public speaking