Welcome to college level research Gomez Scholars! This guide will assist you in finding scholarly and creditable information to research your assigned activist. At the college level, it is important to:
You will use many Kraemer Family Library resources while researching your assignments. Here are the first things you should know about the library:
Need Books? Use the Kraemer Library Catalog.
Need Articles? Select a database based on subject area and use it to start searching.
Need to request or renew books? Use 'My Library Account' to do this online.
Need help? A librarian is nearby! Send a chat, a text, an email, call, or visit the Research Assistance desk!
College research combines library resources (which includes print and electronic resources available from the Library) and creditable sources found on the open Internet.
The difference between web resources found on general Internet (through Google or other search engines) and the Library's electronic resources found on its website, is that the Library pays to access specialized databases that make searching for information easier. Most of the Library's electronic resources will not be found through general web searching.