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English Composition : Big Two-Hearted River: Home

This course guide is created for Prof. Jake Slovis's English 102 class in Fall 2015.

(a) Libraries introduction

libraries-intro

(a) Library terminologies

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About the Guide

This guide is intended to help you get started with doing research for your paper.  Please contact a librarian if you would like further help.

Learning Goals

Students attending the library research session for English 102 class will learn how to:

  • find books about their topic using the Rutgers Library Catalog;
  • find scholarly articles about their topic using indexes and databases such as Academic Search Premier and Literature Resource Center;
  • evaluate information sources;
  • prepare and save/e-mail a quick bibliography in MLA style from databases.

Need help?

There are several ways to seek help from a librarian: Ask a Librarian

Wen-Hua Ren (Newark)

Wen-Hua Ren
Contact:
John Cotton Dana Library
Rutgers University
185 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102
whren@rutgers.edu
973-353-3808