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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


(a) Library terminologies


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
John Cotton Dana Library
Rutgers University
185 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102