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WR122 Wickert (Online)

Website for Adam Wickert's online WR122 students, who are working on annotated bibliographies and research papers.

Hello! Welcome to your personal online library.

Pen and paper. From the end of this term you will be working on a research paper using 6-12 credible, college-level sources, including at least two peer-reviewed sources. You'll work up to this big paper, and you're going to spend a lot of time with this topic and your articles, so you want good ones! This guide will help you succeed in this process. Use the steps below to:

  1. Understand college research and scholarly vs. popular sources.
  2. Choose an interesting topic.
  3. Go to the right tool to find sources on your topic.
  4. Up your searching game with some useful tips and tricks.
  5. Is your article CRAP? Make sure it's a credible article.
  6. Cite sources in MLA.

Find an answer to your questions within this guide, contact Jane, Kerry, or Colleen using the contact information on this page, or use the chat box to ask a question 24/7 to a librarian. (You'll also have a chance to get personalized feedback from the librarians in your Week 3 discussion board forum!)

CCC Library orientation

Blank screen, prefer the HD version, or want Closed Captioning? Watch the YouTube video (3m33s).

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