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Survey of the Universe (Katherine Auld)

4-7 page research paper on a narrow topic in astronomy with at least 7 sources

LEARNING OUTCOMES - Students will be able to:

  1. identify various source types and their strengths and weaknesses
  2. critically examine sources for credibility and authority
  3. locate and conduct basic research using the “Search Everything” tool
  4. document sources in Turabian author-date citation style

Session code:19138

Related LibGuide: Astronomy by Nithin Lakshmana

Date:
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Time:
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Location:
Library Classroom (BH 1208)
Campus:
Campus
Categories:
  Library Instruction / Information Literacy Instruction  

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Shawna Thorup

Specializations:

  • Citation & Formatting - all styles with expertise in MLA & AMA
  • Research - all subjects with expertise in
    • Anatomy
    • Microbiology
    • Literary analysis
    • Composition essays
  • Source evaluation
  • Topic selection / Narrowing a topic