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UK 125: Beginning Your Research

Integrated Reading & Writing


This guide will help you find library resources appropriate for your College Student Research Paper.    Use    for help.

Beginning Your Research with InfoKat Discovery

InfoKat Discovery allows you to quickly search multiple library resources simultaneously, including books, journal articles, dissertations, government documents, archives and special collections, images, maps, videos, music and open access content.​

Developing A Research Topic

Guide for Developing a Research Question

Refer to this guide as you develop your research topic. Use background information to help you understand your topic and provide context.

Search Box Overview

This clickable image provides pop-ups explaining what each tab searches on the UK Libraries main search box.

Uk libraries search box

Selecting Search Terms

Selecting Search Terms is a quick video that helps students understand which terms will best help them find resources related to their topic.

Recommended for: Students


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