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Research Guides

ENG100: Effective writing


This guide will help you with the library research you need to do for your essay and will develop your skills with library resources.

Library research can be tricky. Please don't hesitate to get help from library staff if you have any questions or problems. You may have a personal librarian - that person can be a great resource.

As well, you can check out the Library's FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions).


The Research Process

What people want the research process to look like:


The research process according to research on the research process:

To think about:

of students find getting started is the hardest part of the research process*.

* Head, A.J. & Eisnberg, M.B. (2010). Truth be told: How college students evaluate and use information in the digital age. Project Information Literacy.