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Dear Writing 116 Students,
I'm Elizabeth Salmon, Research Services Librarian here at UC Merced. On Monday 2/8, I'll join your class to provide an overview of research techniques and resources to support your Wri 116 projects.
Before February 8th:
- watch the 2 videos below.
- set up the VPN (if you haven't already.)
- confirm that you can connect to the campus network through the Virtual Private Network (VPN.) Connecting to the VPN will allow you to access Library subscription resources from off-campus. Click UC Merced VPN Installation Instructions (all devices) for instructions; problems with installing or connecting? Contact OIT.
During our session, we will begin with a review of the information presented in the videos. Hope everyone's semester is off to a great start! Elizabeth
Online Research: Tips for Effective Search Strategies (3:04)
Article Networks: Introduction (1:04)