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This guide provides an overview of the research process. There are short videos and quiz questions to guide you through the process of brainstorming a research question, searching for and evaluating sources, using advanced search strategies, citing source

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Erin Durham Wright

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Finding a Research Topic

Brainstorming a Research Topic

It can be helpful to choose a research topic that interests you! Watch the video about exploring research topics and brainstorming search terms. 



Types of Sources

The library contains books, ebooks, articles, and more for both a general audience and for scholars doing research. In your class you may have assignments that require you to do research and find quality sources. Where can you go to look?



Knowledge Check

Watch the two videos above about exploring your research topic and looking at different types of sources, and then answer the following four quiz questions.