Are you looking for ONE PERFECT SOURCE? Watch this video from NC State University Libraries to see why that might not be the best strategy.
Using Good Sources to Find More Good Sources (resource)
What Kinds of Sources Can We Find Using Google? (resource and activity)
Bibliographies are a good way to find more sources. Try Reading a Bibliography (interactive resource)
Looking for a book?
- Learn to search by title with this interactive exercise | video | text
- Learn to search by author with this video | text
Looking for scholarly articles from journals?
Want to work with Google Scholar?
- How to link Google Scholar to Hunter College libraries (and take advantage of our database subscriptions)
- How to export Google Scholar citations into RefWorks
Research Toolkit by Wendy Hayden and Stephanie Margolin is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.