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ELI 34: Academic Writing IV: Introduction

Information Literacy Instruction Goals

  • Search WorldCat Discovery to identify books and other materials owned by the library; find a book on the shelf using its LC call number.
  • Search multidisciplinary databases to find full text articles on a topic; use "Find It" links to find full text of articles.
  • Cite sources using a citation style.

Identify a topic & find sources

Identify a topic that you can relate to a strong opinion. Use links 1-3 for this.

  1. How do I Select a Research Topic?
  2. How do I develop Keywords to search for sources?
  3. Keyword Exercise (handout)

International & ELI Students


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