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COML1109 Writing Across Cultures: Literary Insomniacs. (Fall 2017): The Research
Steps

A research guide fo Ruoji Tang's First-Year Writing Seminar.

Research Steps: An Overview

In our research session we will cover:

Using Reference Sources for Background and Context on a Subject
Find articles that summarize the topic, explain key concepts, define terminology and much more

Finding Books
Find items held at Cornell (books, journals, government documents and everything else we own)

Finding Articles
Find articles in news sources, journals, magazines, and books

Requesting items not available at Cornell
BorrowDirect and Interlibrary Loan

Evaluating your sources
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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Michael Engle
106 Olin Library
moe1@cornell.edu
Cornell University Library

Selector for
Reference
Anglo-American News

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