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PATH: Lighting Your Way From Research to Writing

This 10 module research tutorial was created to assist you in all stages of the research process - from choosing a topic to citing your sources - to become more information literate!

After completing this tutorial you should be able to…

  • determine an appropriate research question
  • choose keywords and find relevant information
  • identify and select the right type of information and sources
  • compose and revise effective search strategies
  • search for materials in our library collections
  • understand the difference between popular and scholarly journal articles
  • evaluate websites for appropriateness as information sources
  • recognize the importance of documenting sources
  • identify and recognize the importance of documenting sources
  • cite sources in APA or MLA style using simple examples


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