ENGLISH 1109 Intensive Reading and Writing

I.  Research using Ebsco Databases


Why library databases and not just Google?


1.  Start with Academic Search Complete  

 2.   Add other Ebsco databases in your subject area.

3.  Select databases.


4.  Start Searching




II.  Web Resources

Try using Google Advanced Search


III.  Evaluating your sources

Things to keep in mind   http://kathyschrock.net/abceval/5ws.pdf

Pacific Northwest tree octopus

Check domain names:  www.networksolutions.com/whois

Urban Legends and Hoaxes


IV.   Citations 


V. Plagiarism