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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.

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Librarian Instructor

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Olivia Olivares
Kolligian Library
KL 260
(209) 285-7742


By the end of our first library session, you should 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 our first session (March 9):

  • 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.)

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