This guide will point you to tools and sources that will help you identify and locate primary and secondary sources for your research topic. It will also arm you with with a few research tips and techniques that you may not already know about to help aid in your searching.
As you conduct research for this course, consider visiting other academic libraries in the state. There are many databases, digital collections, and archival materials at other academic libraries in the state that can be accessed only by going to their physical space. Search the websites of these libraries before you travel to determine what sources are relevant. Links to regional libraries are available from the Kraemer Family Library web site.
Finally, as a student at UCCS, you have reciprocal borrowing privileges at most academic libraries in the state. If you visit one of these libraries and find circulating materials that you would like to check out directly, you may do so.
Before We Get Started
You'll be using a lot of Kraemer Family Library resources while researching your assignments. There are a few steps you need to take to ensure that your library use goes smoothly.
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