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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Getting Started in Research

Jumpstart Your Research

Jumpstart Your Research is a guide to the best resources for your research assignments. The guide takes you through the main steps in a typical research process. If you need help, ask a librarian.

STEP 1: Start with a Good Topic
STEP 2: Learn More about Your Topic
STEP 3: Find Books, eBooks, DVDs/Videos
STEP 4: Find Different Views on Your Topic
STEP 5: Find Articles from Newspapers, Magazines, and Academic Journals on Most Topics
STEP 6: Find More Focused Information by Course Subject or Program
STEP 7: Cite Your Sources

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Find Books, eBooks, DVDs/Videos
(Search the CSN Library Catalog and Renew Checked Out Items)

Find Articles and Online Resources

(Articles from journals and magazines, eBooksstreaming videos)

Jumpstart Your Research

(Step-by-step guide to completing a research assignment)

About the Library

(Hours, staff, contacts, policies, info. for students)

1 comment:

Astrea Swinson said...

Astrea Swinson (COM 101)

To me doing the research is the easy part, but finding that one thing that you can give a speech on is the hard part. I like to pick topics that jump out at you and give you a good feeling because you know that it is a great idea.