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This library guide is created for Prof. Carol Ellison's Fall 2015 English 102 class.

This course guide is created for Prof. Carol Ellison's English 102 class in Spring 2016

(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.

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Documents/Business Librarian

Wen-Hua Ren
John Cotton Dana Library
Rutgers University
185 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102