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EGL 101- Nogowski- Spring 2024

Let's Get Started!

Use this guide to familiarize yourself with Oakton Library services, including navigating the library catalog, accessing databases, and exploring various journalistic sources Remember, if you have any questions about your research, don't hesitate to ASK A LIBRARIAN or email Librarian Sylvia Rosillo for assistance. 

What will we cover?

  • Explore the Oakton Library website to discover available services 
  • Navigate the Oakton Library catalog to locate resources
  • Utilize encyclopedia databases to gather relevant information

  • Identifying keywords to perform effective database searches
  • Formulating specific research questions with the help of background sources
  • Ensuring proper attribution and citation for original ideas