Research is not done in a vacuum. You have to find everything you can that has been published on your topic so that you can fit your research into context. You need to access the scholarly literature of your field, most often published in books and journals.
What is a scholarly journal? See the handout below.
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Fall Semester 2017 Hours:
August 18 through December 15
Monday – Thursday
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The library will be closed Wednesday, November 22 through Sunday, November 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday.