The Elements of Library Research

What Every Student Needs to Know

George, Mary W.

Book - 2008
The Elements of Library Research
This short, practical book introduces students to the important components of the information-seeking process. Unlike guides that describe the research process but do not explain its logic, this book focuses entirely on basic concepts, strategies, tools, and tactics for research--in both electronic and print formats. --from publisher description

Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2008
ISBN: 0691131503
Branch Call Number: 025.524 G348e 2008
Characteristics: xiv, 201 p. :,ill. ;,22 cm


From Library Staff

The research process (choosing a topic, making a research plan, gathering sources, etc.) is broken down in simple steps in this book. It also includes great tips related to the theory behind doing good searches.

Succinct and practical, this guide provides students with the tactics, tools and confidence they need to successfully conduct college level research.

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