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ENGL 152--Feroni

Research Strategy for your Argumentative Essay

Invest Time and Effort

  • Finding, evaluating and citing sources for your paper is a process that takes time and effort to yield good results

Cite your sources

  • To give proper credit for quotes, paraphrases, ideas and information from your sources
  • To avoid plagiarism

Resources to use for your assignment

  • Reports (Issues) Databases

    • To help choose and develop your topic
  • MCCC Article Databases

    • Find peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles
    • Find magazine & newspaper articles
    • Obtain more current, cutting-edge information and research
  • MCCC Reference Databases

    • Handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias
    • Get overviews, definitions, historical perspective, & statistics
    • Find related terms and keywords
  • A-Z Databases Webpage

    • Choose additional databases useful for specific topics
  • MCCC Library Homepage Search

    • Search multiple databases combined
    • Find e-books

Email, save, print, and cite your selected sources

  • To find, read, review and check your sources later
  • Cite your sources to give proper credit for quotes, paraphrases, ideas and information from your sources and to avoid plagiarism

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