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Research Help  

This guide contains research tips and tricks to assist with your projects!
Last Updated: Jun 17, 2014 URL: Print Guide

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Library Scavenger Hunt

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Use Credo...or else...

Research Checklist

  • Start early.
  • Choose a topic that interests you.
  • Do not make your topic too narrow or broad.
  • Form a question using your topic. 
  • Circle the keywords in your question.
  • Use the keywords as search terms.
  • Research your topic question using credible resources found on the Library website.
  • Evaluate your resources.
  • Avoid Plagiarism by always giving credit to something somebody wrote, said, implied, drew or emailed.
  • Start your research with Credo reference and pick a “Topic Page”.        For video tutorials on using Credo Reference, click here.

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               2644000 + 7 Digit EMCC ID #


*Need help with your research? Contact a librarian at EMCC Library.


    Research 101

    Check out this helpful tutorial for learning the basics of research.

    Citation Help

    Need help with your bibliography?  Click here for useful information!


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