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A research guide to help you research, find sources and create a researched lesson plan.

Focus Your Search. Find:

What's a database? Click here to find outYour task is to find and incorporate what others have written about your topic or subject.  Use the library's databases to find college-level articles and incorporate parts of those into your lesson plan. 

  The Evans Library offers ebooks from ebrary. Use ebrary by clicking here.

  Need help getting started? Visit ProQuest's help website and review the Search page.

  eBooks are also available in a variety of other ways through the Evans Library and on the internet.  Use the links below to find more eBooks.

Click the links below to find books on your topic. 

Evans Library - books on our shelves

Public Libraries - books from libraries in area public libraries

WorldCat - books from libraries all over the world.

Interlibrary Loan - request books and materials from other libraries.

If you need help remember to ask a librarian.


Search Strategies

Having trouble finding information related to your topic?  Frustrated with results of your searches?  Relax.  Take a step back and think about what (key)words you're using. This video from SUNY Oswego might help.