Research Help

  • How to Start Researching a Topic
    Choosing a topic, keywords, thesis statements, and preliminary research
  • How to Find Articles, Books, & More
    Using library resources to find books, articles, newspapers, videos, web sites, controversial topics, and English resources
  • How to Evaluate Resources
    Finding peer-reviewed, scholarly journal articles; deciding if a web site is authoritative and accurate
  • How to Cite Sources
    Using APA, MLA, and other citation styles in your research assignment
  • Tutorials
    Videos showing how to use the library and specific library databases
  • Avoiding Plagiarism
    Explore ways to ensure that crediting of authors and other information creators is being done properly.