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How to Research a Quotation | The New York Public Library
If you plan to open an essay with a "famous quotation," be sure that you're right about the source! This article provides great links to help you verify that Abraham Lincoln (for example) actually said what BrainyQuotes.com has listed.
quotes  quotations  research  resources  ENG1111  ENG1112  ENG0900 
6 weeks ago by jcmadams
Boolean Searching - Interactive Tutorial
This interactive tutorial from the Gutenberg Library walks you through how boolean searches work in academic databases. Very helpful and in-depth!
ENG1112  ENG1112-EE  research  reference  howto 
april 2019 by jcmadams
Boolean Operators
This resource from Northcentral University Library gives a graphic representation to help you understand how boolean operators work in database searches.
ENG1112  ENG1112-EE  research  reference 
april 2019 by jcmadams
Google Scholar
An academic database search engine that uses Google's algorithms and is publicly accessible (though links may lead to paywalled journals).
ENG1111  ENG1112  research  resources  ENG1112-EE 
december 2017 by jcmadams
Internet Archive: Wayback Machine
Enter in a URL (web address) to see links to what it looked like in the past. (Or to find a site that has disappeared.)
ENG1111  tools  website  research  ENG1112 
april 2017 by jcmadams
Google Tips and Tricks Every Student Should Know
A useful collection of tips for getting the most out of Google, published at Lifehacker.
research  howto  ENG1111  ENG1112  ENG1112-EE  ENG0900 
march 2016 by jcmadams

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