Define Your Topic
Select and refine the topic of your paper.
Plan Your Search
Gather background info and find search terms.
Search for Resources
Find resources such as articles and books.
Create an Outline
Write a thesis and create an outline of your research paper.
Write Your Paper
Use your thesis, outline and research to write your paper.
We can help you improve your search skills, plan an assignment, find books and digital resources, and more.
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Visit the Research module in The Learning Portal to learn about research, copyright, academic honesty, and citation, and to access virtual research help.
Watch the intro to the Research hub.