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ENC 1101 Lupinacci: Research tips and assignment

Research Paper Assignment

Welcome to the Library Guide for ENC 1101 -Professor Lupinacci

I am D.J., your ENC 1101 librarian. If you have questions, send me an email, or ask for me at the

Bradenton Library & Learning Center, Bldg. 3

Starting your research:

1) Databases

Databases recommended for ENC1101 are listed in the box below.

  • Use "keywords", combine them and try synonyms.
  • Select FULL TEXT when available.
  • Email the document to yourself for safekeeping.
  • Paraphrase, quote, or summarize information and CITE it.
  • COPY + CORRECT the citations (go to the Guide or ask a librarian.

How to use the library

 Download and watch these slides on  how to use the library

Resources for arumentative paper

This links to  the Purdue Online Writing Lab for tips on how to write a research paper.

Why use Databases?