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WRT 202 Intermediate College Writing

This guide will assist students enrolled in WRT 202 with more advanced research processes for college research papers and assignments.

Helpful Databases for Topic Selection and More

Great for all Subjects

Great for Background Info! (use for presearch, intros)

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Using Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Google Scholar is a subset of Google allowing users to search scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. 

What you find may be available in one or more ways:

1. Freely available on the web (i.e, open access). Click on the link for the article,

2. Available for a fee behind a "paywall". Request the article through Interlibrary Loan,

3. Freely available through one of CCSU's research databases. Look for (click on) the 'Find a Copy @ CCSU' link. ***

*** If you are off-campus, you will need to configure your device to see the 'Find a Copy' link. Here's how:

  • Go to scholar.google.com
  • Click on the in the upper left hand corner and choose 'Settings'.

Google scholar menu

  • Choose 'Library Links' and search for 'Central Connecticut State University'. Choose each occurence and 'Save'.

Google scholar library links

 

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