Books -- FAMU Library catalog
Journal articles -- Databases A-Z (eg. ProQuest, Academic One File)
Background information -- Reference resources (Encyclopedias, directories, Credo Reference, Britannica Online)
At some point in your college career your coursework will require you to do research papers. You will be required to locate and use specific types of resources. Skills needed to successfully conduct research include determining which resources best fit your needs, and, evaluating resources chosen. Ask yourself the following questions:
Once you've found material on your topic, decide whether to use it in your paper or project.