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Get Started Researching

mapNeed help getting started with your library research process? We've outlined the research process steps below. We also have guides on using the library and researching specific topics.

Step 1. Choose a Research Topic

Step 2. Find Background Information


Step 3. Develop a Search Strategy

Step 4. Find Books

Step 5. Find Articles

Step 7. Cite your Sources

Step 8. Write Your Paper & Get Peer Review

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