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POLS 202: Introduction to American Government & Politics (Nelson): Home

How to Use this Guide to Complete Your Research Project

The tools and strategies on this guide are designed specifically to help you complete your POLS 202 Research Project.

  • Click on each step (each tab in this guide) in sequence
  • Each step provides the knowledge/strategies you will need to complete the subsequent steps
  • On each tab, read/watch the info and use the tools listed there to help you find info
STEP 1: Identify Scholarly (Peer-Reviewed) Sources
STEP 2: Find Background Info
STEP 3: Construct a Search
STEP 4: Find Books
STEP 5: Find Videos
STEP 6: Find Scholarly Journals
STEP 7: Cite Sources
STEP 8: Create and Annotated Bibliography

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