Help Pages

  • Citing sources--links to samples of MLA, APA, and other citation styles. How to cite a book, an online database, an interview, and much more.

  • Evaluating web sites--test your site using the criteria listed here. Does your information source measure up? Take the CRAAP test.

  • Research strategy guide--the research process from start to finish.

  • Scholarly journals--how do I know if I have a scholarly article? What is a trade journal?

  • Search tips--techniques to streamline your searches of online databases. How to be sure you get the all the information on your topic and the most relevant information at the same time.