Before beginning your research, make sure you understand your assignment. Not understanding all aspects of your assignment from the intellectual content required to the length, style and due date can hamper your research and even adversely affect your grade.
Once you understand everything required for the successful completion of your assignment, you can begin the research process. If you need to review any of the steps in the research process, you can review Research 101: Understanding the Research Process.
Consider using an assignment calculator like the one below to determine dates by which you should complete various steps in the research and writing process given your starting and due dates.
Research typically involves identifying and using a variety of sources, including
The tabs across the top of this page will help you navigate this guide and find the resources you need to identify information sources in Social Work and related fields.