Welcome New Students
Welcome to College-Level Research
Research at the college level requires good time management, planning, sharpened critical thinking, and consulting with librarians to locate scholarly sources of information.
This guide includes some of the basic tools to help with your research.
High School vs College Research
Students new to college-level research should be prepared to experience differences in the research process, the library experience, and the assignments and projects they will encounter.
Head, A.J. (2013). Learning the ropes: How freshmen conduct course research once they enter college. Project Information Literacy Research Report. Retrieved from https://projectinfolit.org/publications/first-year-experience-study/