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First Year Program RW 1299 Library Session

Refer to this guide for the information literacy skills covered in the library session for all students taking the Research-Based Writing 1299 course.

Key concepts in your research topic

Recognize the key concepts within your research statement in order to more effectively search library databases.

Concept mapping your research topic, Step 1

box labeled 1 Your research question or topic and with arrows pointing to three other boxes labeled 2 pull out key concepts from your topic

Next step: Brainstorm related key terms

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