Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Library Reopening Dashboard
Get the latest information on the status of library services and space.
 Ask a Question

Writing 10 (Sandoval)

College Reading & Composition


Wondering how to access, locate, and use information sources?  This guide will provide information to support your research and writing endeavors.

library logo

Librarian Instructor

Profile Photo
Sara Davidson Squibb
Library Office 275D


By the end of in-person library session, you will be able to ...

  • apply search strategies to create logical searches based on your research question.
  • locate relevant information from a library database related to your research question.
  • save article citations in a citation style of your choice.
  • know how to connect with a librarian for research help.


Our pathway for today ...

  • PART I: Identifying Keywords (15 min)
  • PART II: Search Strategies Review & Creating a Search (15 min)
  • PART III: Database Searching & Independent Search Time (15 + 20 min)
  • PART IV: Another Search Strategy (10 min.)
  • PART V: Research Help & Feedback (10 min.)

pathway banner graphic