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Analyze Your Research Strategy
Welcome to the Analyze Your Research Strategy tutorial!
This tutorial takes about 25 minutes to complete.
When you are done, you will be able to:
View research as a process
Choose an interesting topic that fits your assignment
Decide on a focus that is not too narrow or too broad
Select evidence to answer your research question
Brainstorm keywords to find pertinent resources
Develop a clear concept of what you are looking for before starting your research, and save time!
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The tutorial, Analyze Your Research Strategy,
has received peer-reviewed, Primo status through the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL):
At the end of this tutorial, retrieve a PDF of your responses to keep and/or share with your instructor.
Analyze your Research Strategy
What is Research?
The Research Process
Choose a Topic
Develop Working Knowledge of Your Topic
From Topic to Research Question
What Types of Evidence do You Need?
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