Jorge Luis Borges

Cover art of Borges "Ficciones" short story collection

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, and Magazines
  • Evaluate your Sources
  • Cite your Sources
  • Get Help


Library Jargon: Common Terms Defined

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