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EGL 102 - Paul Peterson - Spring 2024

Welcome to the Guide!

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This research guide was created by Elizabeth Sanderson, your librarian, specifically for your EGL 102 class. Here you will find resources and tools that will help you successfully navigate the research process. If you have any questions along the way, don't hesitate to reach out either by email or via Ask a Librarian chat. You can also stop in at Skokie and Des Plaines campuses for assistance during library hours.

In this guide you will find information on how to:

  • Identify popular and peer reviewed articles.
  • Understand the peer review process.
  • Discern reliability in online resources.
  • Search Oakton library databases and Oakton's Whole Library (OWL).
  • Create proper MLA Citations.
  • Understand what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.

Your librarian

  Elizabeth Sanderson

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I am a research librarian and a former online Oakton student. I also teach art history and visual culture. I have lots of experience from all sides of the college experience and I am here to help you find whatever materials and information that might help your research. You can contact me through email at :

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