Social Work *: Getting Started with Library Research

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Getting Started with Research Assignments

Use the following resources to help you develop a research plan, outline an effective search strategy, identify credible scholarly and popular sources, and evaluate your sources. You can navigate to each of the pages by using the links below, or the links to your left. 

Search Operators
Developing a Search Strategy
Scholarly and Popular Sources
Evaluating your Sources
Organizing your Research