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Library Research: Getting Started with Research

A guide to resources and research tools available at Reedley College.

RC Library


(AUGUST 10 – DEC 11)

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday: CLOSED

The library building is currently closed, but virtual services are available.

Questions? Please email us at

24/7 Research Help with LibChat

PIcking Your Topic IS Research

Internet sites vs. Databases

Definition of Research

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

Research is a process

Research Calculator - how much time do you neeed?

Click the Fresno State icon

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

Contact Us


Reedley College Library

Reedley Community College
995 N. Reed
Reedley, CA 93654
(559) 638-0300