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English 101: The Personal is Public

A guide for Dr. Cooke's fall 2016 course.

What this guide will help you do

Types of Information

  • What's the Information Cycle?
  • Primary Sources help
  • Types of Journals

Find Books & Background Information

  • Use discoverE


Find Articles

  • Use library databases or Google Scholar


Evaluate sources

  • Suggestions for evaluating sources

Cite sources

  • MLA Citation format
  • Cite from a Database or Google Scholar
  • EasyBib

Library Simplified

  • Find your question and learn how!

Library Basics

Contact Erin if you need help at any point during your research. My contact info is in the box at left.

Get Help in person at the Library Service desk, by phone, IM, email or text.

To find materials located at any of Emory's libraries, search discoverE Emory's online library catalog.

To obtain a book or article Emory doesn't have, request it via Interlibrary Loan (ILL). In most cases, there is no charge for borrowed items or for photocopies. ILL items can be picked up and returned at the Library Service Desk.

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