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OTHER HELPFUL RESEARCH SITES: – The preeminent internet publisher of literature, reference and verse providing students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge.

ProQuest Research Companion - Built to help students do more effective scholarly research with short videos organized into nine Learning Modules that answer questions like "How do I choose a topic?",  "How do I evaluate sources?" and “How do I write a thesis statement?”

GFHS Student Research Handbook  A step-by-step guide to everything - and we do mean EVERYTHING - you need to know about writing an MLA-formatted research paper. 

Google Scholar Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.  

Research from beginning to end; all in graphic novel tutorials! Graphic novel, you say? How fun is that?! (answer:  LOTS.)

The Undergrad's Guide to Online Research - this site does as it promises: "covers source material for academic papers: how to find it, how to organize it ... and how to cite it." One stop shopping, y'all!                                                             

Evaluating Digital Information