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ENG 101 - Academic Writing I: Critical Reading and Responding



This guide contains a compilation of resources to help you get started with research. You will find tips on getting started using OneSearch and recommended databases.

Here are a few resources to get you started:

  • The assignment calculator can help you plan your research process and help you stay on track.
  • If you need help with any phase of the writing process, consider meeting with a writing tutor. Writing tutors are available for drop-in hours and scheduled appointments. The Writing Center is located on the first floor of the library in the Academic & Research Commons. For more information regarding the tutors and their hours, go to Learning Support Services.

Comfort Level with Research

When I think about research for this assignment, which of the following best describes how you feel?
lost in a jungle: 27 votes (31.4%)
captain of a ship and I know where I'm going: 7 votes (8.14%)
doomed, lost at sea: 14 votes (16.28%)
a detective: 22 votes (25.58%)
a cat stalking its prey: 13 votes (15.12%)
Other: 3 votes (3.49%)
Total Votes: 86