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Learning Commons: Basic Research Strategies

What is Research?

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Quick Tips and Shortcuts for Databases

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Evaluating Sources

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Choosing a Manageable Research Topic

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How Library Stuff Works: Scholarly vs Popular Sources

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Citing Sources: Why & How to Do It

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Online Research: Tips for Effective Search Strategies

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How to Read a Scholarly Article

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Want a little more information on the research process? Check out our in-depth research guide!