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ENGL 155, Technical Writing--Locher: Overview

by Cindy L. Yonovich

Research Strategy

Library Resources to use for your assignment—
  • Report Databases
    • Concise, factual, up-to-date resources for overview & background
    • Use the report databases to help you select a topic
  • Article Databases
    • Sources include magazines, journals & newspapers
    • To find current, cutting edge information & research
  • Reference Databases & Books
    • Handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias online or in print
    • For overview information, definitions, historical perspective, & statistics
  • Internet Sources
    • Online information to identify, update & expand information about your topic
    • Evaluate each site carefully for credibility

Report Databases--to help you select a topic

Article Databases--for current, cutting edge info & research

Reference Database--for background, definitions, etc.

Internet Sources--to update & expand info

Other Sources--MCCC Library Site

ENGL 155/ Locher, Winter Term 2019