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Library Research Level 1

Welcome to Library Research Level One!Woman sitting on floor of library, opening a book.

Library Research Level One is designed to get you off to a good start with college-level research. 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Request research assistance from a librarian in multiple ways
  • Access the library’s home page to use library resources and services
  • Choose effective keywords to succinctly describe a research topic
  • Explain the importance of background research
  • Enter a keyword search in OneSearch to begin research
  • Access newspaper databases to find credible news sources
  • Locate or create APA or MLA citations for research sources

Move through the guide using the "Previous" and "Next" buttons at the bottom left and right of the pages.

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