Basic Research Steps

Basic Research Steps

1. Determine the problem and define the question to answer.

2. Find general information about your problem/question.

3. Use the SMS library catalog to find books on your topic.

4. Use the SMS Library website to find reliable websites for information on your topic.

5. Collect, read, evaluate, and write what you have learned.

6. Cite the sources of your information so that others will be able to follow your research trail.

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