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Writing 117 (Wilson): Welcome!

Writing for Social Sciences

Session Goals

By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • identify databases appropriate for finding information related to your subculture and field study
  • develop questions associated with your research interest
  • construct database searches using various search strategies to find relevant information
  • locate ongoing assistance for your research needs

Stages of the Research Process

stages of research process

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Elizabeth Salmon
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Accessing Full-Text

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