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Research Strategies for Comm 531 Conflict Resolution: Welcome!


Welcome to Research Strategies for COMM 531! Today in class we'll cover resources, tips and tricks that will improve your research skills and make your life easier (at least in this class)!

What do I hope you'll learn today?

1) How to use use the library and get help from librarians

2) How to create a research strategy and evaluate information sources

3) How to use the library's research databases to locate scholarly articles

You can return to this website anytime to download course documents, link to resources, brush up on techniques, or contact me or another librarian for help.

Thanks for coming!


Nicole Allensworth

Nicole Allensworth
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