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Call# GEN.00409
Summary The Facts On File Guide to Research is a comprehensive guide to conducting accurate research. It includes detailed lists of available resources and explains general research methods and proper citation style for sources. An invaluable reference, this book helps researchers make use of the many new resources available today. It is divided into four easy-to-use sections:

* Researching Your Topic contains a step-by-step guide to the research process, with information on developing a subject and planning research, gathering information, and evaluating sources

* Finding Sources of Information explains how to find, access, and use a number of different sources, from archival collections and biographical indexes to government agenices and newspapers, from online and electronic services to radio and television.

* Finding Sources by Subject contains lists of important research sources categorized by subject matter

*Using Your Sources explains how to cite sources, aviod plagiarism, and create a bibliography.
Object Name Book
Author Lenburg, Jeff
Subjects book
Title The Facts On File Guide To Research
Publisher Checkmark Books
Published Date 2005
Published Place New York, NY
Catalog Number GEN.00409
ISBN 0-8160-5742-7