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This guide hopes to cover the following objectives. Click on each tab to find relevant information.
- Search subject specific databases to identify journal articles on a topic.
- Request materials not owned by the library using Interlibrary Loan when warranted.
- Search for sources using a citation or bibliography.
- Critically evaluate internet sources.
- Strategically select from a variety of source types to support an argument or outline a topic in a long research paper or other assignment.
- Cite sources using a citation style appropriate for the discipline if one exists.
- Recognize and understand what comprises of plagiarism
This guide is created primarily for the students in the Social Welfare Policy Practice: Analyst and Advocate course.
Make sure to review the Policy Analysis Resources. You will need to search multiple databases to write a comprehensive research paper.
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