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ENGL251 - Honors Seminar: Ethics: Let's Get Started !

Research Guide for Honors Ethics class - use primarily as a guide toward final project



This research guide was created to help you with your Honors English class.  Use the tabs to find books, articles, videos, websites and other resources as you work on your class research project on the topic of Ethics.  

Remember:  The library is available on line. If you need additional assistance,  or help with your assignment, contact me by email .  Be sure to put Honors Class in subject line.  

Another way to get help is to make an appointment to meet with me on zoom at: 

Research Assignment: Need Help Choosing a Topic?

Can't decide on a topic?   Do you want some helpful advice ?

Be sure to choose a topic that is interesting to you.  It will make your assignment come alive for yourself and your professor.  If you need some ideas, here are a few places that may help spark your interest: 

Some guidelines for your research assignment

Here are some documents created to help you with research and your topic.

Picking Your Topic IS Research

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Research Process Overview

Step 1. Develop a topic

Select a Topic | Develop Research Questions | Identify Keywords | Find Background Information | Refine a Topic


Step 2. Locate information

Books & E-Books | Videos & Images | Articles | Websites | Grey Literature | Search Strategies


Step 3. Evaluate

Evaluate Sources | Primary vs Secondary | Types of Periodicals


Step 4: Write

Take Notes | Outline the Paper | Incorporate Source Material


Step 5: Cite

Plagiarism | MLA Format | MLA Examples | APA Format | APA Examples | Annotated Bibliographies