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Start Your Research - A Self-Guided Tutorial

A tutorial to take you through the research process.

13 - Resources

Dive Into a Sea of Resources

Browse through general sources to get familiar with your topic. You will find many sources for locating background information.  Remember our point from earlier in this tutorial: the source you select will determine what you find.  Make sure you spend your time looking in the right places.

Types of Resources: General Information & Overview of Topic = Websites, Encyclopedias ; Learn More about Details of Topic = Books, Newspapers, News Sources, Magazines ; Find Specific Information about Topic = Scholarly Journals, Statistical Sources, Government Publications













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