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Transitioning to College : Identify Potential Sources

Learn to identify the best search tools for locating professor approved sources.

Identify Potential Sources

After you have selected a research topic, written a research question or thesis statement, and brainstormed search terms, your next step will be to locate relevant sources that help you answer your research question and provide sound evidence that supports your thesis. Finding and selecting the best sources takes time and persistence.

Getting Started 

All About Different Types of Information Sources and When to Use Them

What are Research Databases?

What About Wikipedia?

Learn how to effectivley use Wikipedia for college research without compromsing the integrity of your work.