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By Mary W. George

To do stable educational learn, students have to glance past the pc seek engine. This brief, sensible publication introduces scholars to the $64000 parts of the information-seeking approach. The components of Library Research offers a origin for fulfillment in any study task, from a freshman paper to a senior thesis.

not like courses that describe the examine procedure yet don't clarify its common sense, this booklet focuses completely on easy options, innovations, instruments, and strategies for research--in either digital and print codecs. Drawing on many years of expertise with undergraduates, reference librarian Mary George palms scholars with the severe pondering talents and approaches they should technique any educational undertaking with confidence.

  • Ways to show a subject right into a examine query
  • Techniques for powerful on-line searches
  • How to guage basic and secondary resources
  • When and the way to seek advice from reference librarians and school
  • How to prevent plagiarism
  • Glossary of keyword phrases, from Boolean seek to look evaluation
  • Checklists, timelines, and tricks for profitable examine initiatives

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