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Writing 10 (Hakala): Welcome!

College Reading & Composition

Goals for instruction:

Develop a research strategy:

  • Modify that strategy;
  • Use Boolean operators, quotes & truncation

Find information resources:

  • Databases, Melvyl, Google Scholar
  • Evaluate & determine usefulness of resources

Differentiate between scholarly & popular journals; and

Begin actively researching:

  • Save, email & cite found resources.


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