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The Research Process: A Guide for OCC Students: 2d. Websites

This guide will walk you through the research process for a standard research paper.


To help you identify websites, see if there is a Subject Guide for your research topic. 

If you cannot find a relevant subject guide, remember to evaluate the websites you find before you using them in your research assignments.

Search Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides an easy way to search for scholarly literature across many disciplines and resources. However, be aware that many of the articles you find will be behind a paywall. The best place to find this content is through your library's databases.

Google Scholar Search

Search Google

Review our Search Strategies for tips on getting the most out of your Google search results.

Google Web Search