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Research in Databases: How to use databases

Research Resources

Picking Your Topic IS Research

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Research Process

  1. Choose your topic & isolate potential keywords. Use synonyms.
  2. Use your textbook & reference sources.
  3. Determine what types of sources are needed & begin searching.
  4. Evaluate the quality, quantity & relevance of your sources.
  5. Be sure to cite any ideas you have used that are not your own.
  6. Assess your results, & refine as needed.

EBSCO Basic Searching Tutorial

EBSCO Advance Searching Tutorial