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WR121 Donnelly

Research guide for Taylor Donnelly's WR121 students, who are writing a selection of essays over the course of the term.

Before you default to Google...

...pause, and practice safe Googling:

  1. Step up your CRAP Test game. Check for appropriate currency, authority, reliability, and purpose of each article. You know what Taylor expects; make sure you don't turn in an argument based on a piece of crap.
  2. Save yourself time and search engine agony by Googling like a Librarian.


Do all the searching in Academic OneFile (Gale)Do all the searching! Comic adapted from Alli Brosh's Hyperbole and a Half.

  1. Select Gale Databases
  2. Select Select All
  3. Select Continue
  4. Select Advanced
  5. Do all the searching.

Do all the searching in Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)Do all the searching! Adapted from Allie Brosh's comic Hyperbole and a Half.

  1. Select Choose Databases
  2. Select Select/deselect all
  3. Select OK
  4. Do all the searching.

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