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Montessori High School - Refugee Camps: Getting Started

A guide to doing research on refugee camps and related topics.

Research Process Overview

This guide will help you locate the sources you need for your Refugee Camp 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 articles and books on topics related to refugee camps. 

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 Topic1b. Identify Keywords

Step 2. Search Strategies 
2a. 
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 

Step 4. Evaluate Information 
4a. Types of Periodicals | 4b. Primary v Secondary Sources

Step 5. About Plagiarism 
5a. Citation Help | 5b. Works Cited Examples

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