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How to Do Research: A Step-By-Step Guide: Step 2: Locate Information

How to do research

Locating Information

Before starting your research, it's important to understand the types of information sources available. They include:

To create the most effective and efficient searches, utilize the search strategies listed under step 2a.

Interlibrary Loan

If you find materials you need for your research that the Library doesn't own or have access to, request them through our Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service.

Using Library Search

One Perfect Source?