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Library and Information Science Research Guide: Getting Help

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Basic Library Research Handbook

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Note to instructors: The handbook is intended to be an introduction to library research, exposing students to the concepts and skills necessary to find information using the appropriate tools. It is self-paced and intended to be a resource to which a student can turn for library research methods. Instructors may want to assign or recommend this handbook to students in class. Requires about eight hours to read and do the recommended workshop activities.

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Learn how to access and use a popular scholarly database, Academic Search Premier.

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Consultation services are provided to instructional faculty interested in integrating library research methods into their own coursework.
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