Start Your Research

This page provides a list of resources to help get you started on your research.

Research Sources

EAGLEsearch
Find books, articles, and more in the collection and online.

Research Databases
List of all research databases.

Online Journals
Search or browse online journals by title.

Recommended Websites
List of suggested websites selected by librarians.

 

Research Help

Ask a Librarian
Get help from a librarian using email, chat, text, or phone.

Research Guides
Subject, How-To, Course, and Assignment guides.

Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to frequently asked questions.

 

Video Tutorials

Video Tutorial - UNIV 101
Univ 101 (Introduction to Research Services)

More Video Tutorials
Short, helpful videos covering common library questions.

Research Aids

Citation Linker - Find a full-text article when you already have a citation.

Find Journals &Newspapers - Search for online and print journals and newspapers.

RefWorks - Collect, manage, and organize research papers and documents and read, annotate, organize, and cite your research.

Research Guides

For help with specific research topics, see our popular guides below or all of our How-To Guides.

Case Study Research - This guide will assist researchers in finding both individual case studies and information on how to analyze and design case studies.

Database Search Tips - A helpful guide adopted with permission from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for the simple purpose of highlighting common search techniques.

EAGLEsearch - Help using our one-stop search of the Hunt Library's print collection and many of its subscription databases.

Finding Theses & Dissertations - A guide to help with locating theses and dissertations using the Hunt Library.

Understanding Journals: Peer-Reviewed, Scholarly, Trade, & Popular - A helpful guide to better understand and identify the different types of journals.

Writing Guides

Abstracts - A Guide to Writing - Information on the different types of abstracts, tips and procedures on how to write them, and where to find more sources that will help you write stronger abstracts.

Citing Sources & Style Manuals - Provides information on citing sources using both APA and MLA, as well as resources and help on writing.

Literature Reviews - This guide is designed to help you get started researching and writing literature reviews.