Research Process Overview
This guide will help you locate the sources you need for your ANT 311 research.
Click on either the pages above or the links below to walk through the steps of the research process and show you how to find information to complete your assignments.
The research process typically includes 5 broad steps. Most often you complete one step before moving onto the next. However, there may be times when you will need to return to a previous step or complete multiple steps simultaneously.
Step 1. Develop Your Topic
1a. Select a Topic | 1b. Identify Keywords
Step 2. Search Strategies
2a. Find Country Information
2b. Refine Your Topic
Step 3. Find Credible and Relevant Sources < Opens new page
a. Find Books | b. Find Popular and Newspaper Articles |c. Find Scholarly Articles |d. Find Primary Sources |e. Find Websites, Videos and Images