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English 1A-Borofka: Getting Started with Research

Resources and tools for research.


This guide was created for use in Ms Borofka's English 1A course. The tabs across the top of this site direct the user to specific topics or types of resources. If a white arrow appears in a title, another page is nested below this main page.

Access Reedley's Resources

Access online resources with your user ID when off campus

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Reedley College Library

Welcome to your Library

Virtual Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:00-7:00 pm 

Friday: 8:00-5:00 pm

Closed Saturday & Sunday

Need research assistance? Email a librarian for help!

Research Calculator - how much time do you neeed?

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This valuable time management tool can help calculate the amount of time needed to complete a research project. Shared  by Monica Fusich of the Henry Madden Library at California State University, Fresno

Internet sites vs. Databases

PIcking Your Topic IS Research

What is Research


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Shivon Hess
Reedley College
995 N Reed Ave
Reedley, CA 93654

Definition of Research

"the careful study that is done to find and report new knowledge about something" (Merriam-Webster, 2015)

Research is a process