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Writing 100 (Santillan): Welcome

Library research guide for Advanced Writing

Today's Goals

You will be able to

  • locate appropriate databases for your research question.
  • translate a research question into an effective search strategy.
  • use basic and advanced search techniques to create and revise searches.
  • export research finding into a citation management tool (RefWorks).

Videos to View Prior to the Library Session

"Find Full-Text of Articles through UC-eLinks" 2:17

  • review how to locate articles via the UC-eLinks button whether immediately of through Interlibrary Loan (ILL)



"Online Research: Tips for Effective Search Strategies" 3:04

  • review three search strategies that are commonly used in database searches

Library Instructor

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Sara Davidson Squibb
Library Office 275D