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ENG 101 Composition - Giovinazzo - Research Assignment: Home

Background Information


Consider using an essay from the text, in addition to the resources described in this guide.  

Citing Sources

Academic Journals

Use "limit to peer review" or "limit to academic journals" to exclude popular magazines and newspapers from the results list.

Search multiple databases simultaneously:

QV Research - Quick Search the Library

Database Tips

QVCC Print Books

QV Research - Search Physical Books

QVCC e-Books

Read academic books online, 24/7. Search within books, View tables of contents and indexes, and read only those chapters, pages or segments that pertain to your research. Downloads frequently available. Suggested citations included. You will be prompted to log in with your Banner ID and password.

Avoiding Plagiarism

Opposing Viewpoints

Finding and Evaluating Websites