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WRT 102 Davidson: Home

A guide to databases and other resources available from the Unversity Libraries that can help students in Cynthia Davidson's WRT 102 class.

Off-Campus Access

Use your NetID and password to access library resources when off-campus.

Really Want to Cite Wikipedia?

Try Britannica Online! It's also an online encyclopedia but it's not a wiki so there is less risk of incorrect information.

Once you find your topic, check the bottom of the page for citation information.

Need More Help?

The SBU Libraries offer free workshops throughout the semester to help improve your research skills. Check the link below for a list of current workshops.

Introduction

The purpose of this guide is to help students find appropriate materials for doing college level research.

Use the tabs above to navigate the site.

  • Find Articles - Find scholarly, academic, peer-reviewed, popular, and news articles on your research topic.
  • Find Books - Find print and eBooks related to your topic.
  • Websites - A select list of websites on popular culture and a reminder of what to look for when evaluating websites for course work.
  • Where Can I Find...? Where to look for the type of information you need.
  • What Do I Do When...? Ways to resolve various search problems.
  • Research Tutorials - Interactive and video tutorials to help you with your research.
  • Citation - Find out about tools and sites that offer help with handling citation.
  • Plagiarism - Make sure you understand the issues involved including examples of good and bad paraphrasing.

Need Help?

Dana Haugh
Contact:
W2527-A Frank Melville Jr., Memorial Library
Stony Brook, NY 11794
631-632-7113