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Military Science: Assignment

Library Instruction Goals

This guide can help you:

Form an approach to initiating the research assignment.

Explore topics for your paper or project. What motivates you?

Explore SU Libraries' information resources.

Start to gather information for an assignment
 
(NOTE: If you are having trouble finding sources to support your specific topic, contact me ggrobb@salisbury.edu or come to the Research Help Desk. We can usually save you significant time.

+Assignment and research approach

Sometimes, a structured approach to research can help to organize ideas and the way you think about information sources:  

1. Explore topic basics (casual web searching)
2. Background (library catalog: books)
3. Current research (library databases: journal articles)
4. Support your argument (source citation)
5. Drafts & revisions (research librarians, writing center)

Manage & Organize

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