This guide is meant to assist BIOL students with a specific research assignment. For more general help with the research process, you may wish to also go through Library 101, which is an overview of using the library and its resources.
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Hello, and welcome to the Biology 1051/1101 Research Guide. My name is Amy Curtis and I'm the Science Librarian at Joyner Library. Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have about this tutorial. My contact information is on the Get Help page.
By the end of this tutorial, you should be able to:
1. Identify potential information resources on your topic
2. Identify and locate primary and secondary sources in the biological sciences
3. Construct a successful search strategy to locate primary and secondary sources
4. Construct correct citations in CSE style
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