The main goal of this guide is to provide collective expertise for seamless access to all materials in various formats to support the learning process and cultivate interest among students, researches and faculty.
The purpose of the research guide is to introduce you to the process of literature search and familiarize you with a variety of sources available for you at Queens College Library.
Imagine that your professor asked you to write a paper based on your search of published literature. He/she asked you to consult different information sources including journal/magazine/newspaper articles, books, government documents, as well as Internet resources.
First, select a topic that is of interest to you. If in doubt, talk to your instructor regarding a chosen topic. You might want to seek help from reference librarians who are knowledgeable about search strategies necessary for locating needed information.