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LING 1100: The Death of Language (Spring 2017): The Research

Research Guide for Carol-Rose Little's First-Year Writing class.

Steps in the Research Process

In the class we will cover

Identifying a Topic

Using Reference Sources for Background Information
Finding topic summaries, key concepts, terminology, and additional resources

Finding Books and More
Find items held at Cornell (books, videos, journal holdings, etc.)

Finding Articles
Find articles, essays, and book chapters

Requesting items not available at Cornell
BorrowDirect and Interlibrary Loan

Evaluating your sources (ongoing)
Some tips on how to evaluate the sources you've found

Citing your sources
Guides and resources for preparing your bibliography

Getting Help
Ask a Librarian!

Reference Help

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