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  • Is the Topic Narrowed? more information

    Students can check their knowledge of research topics and decide if a research question is appropriate for a given scenario. Keywords: topics, research question

  • How do I Find an Ethnography? more information

    Learn to search for ethnographies in the UA Library catalog. Get searching tips specific to ethnographic research, like how to effectively use subject headings, narrowing search results with subheadings, keyword searching and research type specific recommendations for UA owned databases & encyclopedias. Includes practice activities. Keywords: database searching, Handbook of North American Indians, subject sub- headings, human relations area files, sociological abstracts, social science citation index, anthropological citations

  • What is an Ethnography? more information

    Guide explaining what an ethnography is, how to identify one, and materials easily mistaken for them. Includes a practice quiz. Keywords: database searching, Handbook of North American Indians

  • Research Basics more information

    This tutorial assesses students knowledge of the research process from developing a research question to citing sources correctly. Keywords: research process

  • Plagiarism Court: You be the Judge more information

    Learn what plagiarism is and its legal and ethical consequences. Tips are provided on how to avoid accidental plagiarism through note taking, documentation and writing strategies. Keywords: research paper, citing, writing assignments, documenting sources

  • Tutorial for Popular vs. Scholarly Articles more information

    Learn how to tell the difference between popular and scholarly articles, then take a brief quiz to check your understanding followed by instant feedback. Keywords: fundamental skill, articles, journals, research tips, selecting sources, English composition

  • Find History Sources in the Library Catalog more information

    Practice exercise on using subject headings to locate History sources in the library catalog Keywords: QuickHelp, side by side, OPAC, maps, autobiographies, primary sources, topography, library catalog record

  • Use LexisNexis to Locate Law Review Articles more information

    Learn how to search the LexisNexis Academic database for law reviews. Includes locating LexisNexis and the Law Reviews section, effective search techniques, and refining and evaluating search results. Keywords: journalism, QuickHelp, government documents, periodical, legal research, search strategy, court decisions, law, side by side||activity

  • Euromonitor's Passport Database more information

    This tutorial is an introduction to using Euromonitor's Passport database.  You will be able to search for information about brands, companies, and industries by country and region.

  • Euromonitor's Passport Database more information

    This tutorial is an introduction to using Euromonitor's Passport database.  You will be able to search for information about brands, companies, and industries by country and region.