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Tips for Getting Started with Your Research:

  • Understand your assignment. What kind of information do you need? Peer-reviewed journal articles, case studies, statistics?
  • Know your deadlines. It is much easier to do your research early so that you will have plenty of time to write your paper.
  • Develop your topic. Narrowing your broad idea to a specific question you want to research will save you much time and effort.
  • Brainstorm keywords. Think about keywords related to each aspect of your topic to help in searching.

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Transportation News & Information

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Transportation Librarian

Laura Whayne
Kentucky Transportation Center

University of Kentucky

176 Raymond Bldg.

Lexington, KY 40506-0281

Transportation, Standards & Specifications
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Head - Shaver Engineering Library

Susan K Smith, MLS
Science & Engineering Library
Office: 310G
M.I. King Bldg. - South
179 Funkhouser Drive
Website / Blog Page