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Have you successfully completed all the modules of the Library Tutorial before this Research Instruction session? 

The tutorial is intended to be an introduction to the basic skills of the research process.  It is important to complete the tutorial before the Research Session. The follow-up Research Session further develops those skills and provides opportunity to practice research skills through a selection of information resources, inquiry, and progression to working on your course assignment. 


    This Research Guide & Session has been designed to meet your information needs to successfully complete your course assignments, and to help you become an information-literate, independent-learning individual.   The Library Tutorial introduced you to the principles of basic research, and the Research Session is a starting point for building on those principles.  Furthermore you are encouraged to utilize this guide and seek help  from your subject librarian as well as the Madigan Library Research Services.  See the Help tab of this guide for contact information.

Library Research Session VIDEO


This is the course guide for your ENL111 class.  Use this guide to direct your research  for your assignment. Use the guide tabs above to help you locate reference sources, books, articles and other related information for your topic.

Learning Outcomes
By the end of this session you should be able to

  • find information related to your topic
  • evaluate the information you find
  • use information that is appropriate to your topic
  • properly cite your sources
  • be able to apply/transfer what you've learned

Come back to this guide and visit often to explore supporting resources, services, and search techniques.