This guide will help you with four key steps in the research process as shown below. Wherever you are in this process, select the corresponding tabs above to find helpful information and tools pertaining to that stage. If you are just starting out, a great place to begin is the "Check Background Sources" tab.
For additional information on elements of research, writing your paper, and writing styles, see the Step by Step Research Guide. For in-depth training on research processes, see .
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