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WRIT 1370: Introduction to Writing in the University (Fall 2016): Research
Steps

Research for Kelly King-O'Brien's writing seminars. Click on the BLUE TABS below to access each section of this guide.

Research Steps: Overview

In our research session we will cover:

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, 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
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

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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