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Citing Sources / Search Strategies
Purdue Online Writing Lab
The Purdue Online Writing Lab offers the gold standard of writing resources including research and citation references. APA, MLA, and Chicago style manuals are equally represented. Podcast tutorials feature topics like “An Introduction to Rhetoric,” “Organizaing Your Argument,” and “Effective Persuasion.”
Tips for searching library databases (Univeristy of Edinburgh)
This excellent tutorial from the University of Edinburgh thoughtfully explains useful search tools and techniques (Boolean operators, truncation, thesauri/controlled vocabulary) which will make database searching eminently easier.