Before starting your research, it's important to understand the types of information sources available. They include:
To create the most effective and efficient searches, utilize the search strategies listed under Step 2e.
Through Schauffler Library!
Along with printed materials, such as books and magazines, our library provides access to online resources such as full-text newspaper, magazine, and scholarly journal articles as well as electronic encyclopedias and books.
Your class libguide is often the best place to start any research assignment:
Search for your class by subject area.
Why might Schauffler Library be a better place to start your research than the free, open Web?
Take a look at this comparison chart to find out:
From North Carolina State University:
From California State University at Northridge: