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This guide intends to provide basic information about research strategies and research methodologies, as they pertain to typical projects assigned by the School of Continuing Studies. Please use the tabs across the top of this screen to find the most relevant information for your program or need.
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Planning & Getting Started
Explore the links and video tutorial materials below to get an idea of how to get started with your research project, with special focus on topic selection, keyword generation, and plagiarism.
Learn to progress from a general topic idea to a specific research question, develop a list of keywords that describe your topic, and use these keywords for targeted searching, refining your question, and focusing your research.