Getting Started with Research

These tutorials and videos cover why information literacy skills matter and how to get started with a research project, including understanding the process, choosing a topic, and beginning research.

Tutorial: Why Information MattersOpens in a new window

Video: Life in the Information AgeOpens in a new window

Video: The Research ProcessOpens in a new window

Tutorial: Choosing a TopicOpens in a new window

Video: How to Narrow Your TopicOpens in a new window

Tutorial: Background Research TipsOpens in a new window

Video: Thesis StatementsOpens in a new window

Quiz: Thesis StatementsOpens in a new window

Tutorial: Scholarship as ConversationOpens in a new window

Quiz: The Research ProcessOpens in a new window

Tutorial: Research for Persuasive WritingOpens in a new window

Video: Creating a Research PlanOpens in a new window

Video: Framing a ProblemOpens in a new window

Quiz: Research StrategiesOpens in a new window