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LIBS 300: The Liberal Arts in a Contemporary World

Philosophia et septem artes liberales, the seven liberal arts. From the Hortus deliciarum of Herrad of Landsberg (12th century)

Gettting Started!

For Information to help you get started with your research and assignments, check our Getting Started page as well as the guide, Introduction to Research.

The Introduction to Research guide will help you begin researching a topic and will take you through the process which includes the following::

Steps to Effective Research

  1. Choose Your Topic
  2. Find Background Information
  3. Find Books
  4. Find Articles
  5. Find Web Resources
  6. Evaluate Your Sources
  7. Cite Your Sources

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Subject Guides

Other related  subject guides include: 

Geography and Planning

Environmental Studies

Global Development Studies


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