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Ithaca High School AP Spanish: A Research Guide (Spring 2020): Research Steps

Where and how to find criticism and background information on authors writing in Spanish.

Jorge Luis Borges


Research Strategy

Developing a Search Strategy

Using a search strategy makes it easier to find information quickly and efficiently.

The Seven Steps of the Research Process:


  • Choose Your Topic
  • Find the Context: Background Information on Your Topic
  • Find Books
  • Find Articles in Journals, News Sources, Magazines
  • Evaluate your Sources
  • Cite your Sources
  • Get Help


Library Jargon: Common Terms Defined

Reference Help

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