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WR122 Bryant-Trerise

Research guide for James Bryant-Trerise's WR122 students, who are critically reviewing a professional article.


Collection of professional journals.You are tasked with finding a professional article that’s interesting to you, from an academic field you’re interested in. You're going to spend a lot of time with this article, so you want to get a good one! This guide will help you succeed in this process. Use the steps below to:

  1. Identify characteristics of a professional article.
  2. Browse for an article within your chosen academic field.
  3. If you know your topic, no need to browse! Go directly to the right database and search.
  4. Up your searching game with some useful tips and tricks.
  5. Provide a "permalink" to your article.
  6. Cite sources in MLA.

Find an answer to your questions within this guide, contact Jane using the contact information on this page, or use the chat box to ask a question 24/7 to a librarian.

But I want a print handout...

If electronic is not your thing, that's OK! You can print a copy of this course guide. Here's how:

  1. Look at the bottom of this page. Find print page icon
  2. Select print page icon
  3. A print dialog box will pop up, allowing you to print this guide.

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