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Writing Center Pilot
Are you ...
- developing a thesis?
- organizing your ideas?
- incorporating evidence?
Visit the Writing Center for an individual, virtual consultation with a peer.
Hours & Location
The Writing Center is located in the Kolligian Library, Room 296.
Appointments are available.
Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Find out more about us here.
- Appointments can be made at WCOnline.
- Students may schedule up to 60 minutes per day (one 60-minute session or two 30-minute sessions)
- Students may schedule up to 2 appointments per week.
Learning Outcomes for Today's Library Session
By the end of this class you will be able to:
- Manage your research topic
- Discover and develop good search terms
- Find and use relevant databases
Find scientific literature (at least three sources) that show the significance of a health problem.
Why Can't I Just Google It?
Why not just use Google for your research projects?
- Often more time consuming than using library databases
- First few results are from commercial sites or Wikipedia
- Sometimes hard to establish the authority of the site
- You will miss out on the 'good' stuff
Subjects: American Studies
, Controversial Topics
, Current Events
, Gardening and Horticulture
, Gender and Women's Studies
, Psychology and Cognitive Science
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