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LING 1100: The Death of Language (Fall 2016): The Research
Process

A research guide for Jacob Collard's LING 1100.103 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 sourcesGuides and resources for preparing your bibliography

Getting Help
Ask a Librarian!

Reference Help

Michael Engle
106 Olin Library
(607) 255-1884
moe1@cornell.edu
Cornell University Library

Subject Selector for
Reference; Anglo-American News

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