Research is easier if you take it a step at a time.
The right topic is essential for successful research - not too general, not too narrow! Browse for ideas in these databases.
Depending on your topic, you will find your most valuable information in books, periodicals,or a combination of these sources.
Books to help your research are available at Kirtland's library.
An interesting Ted Talk discussing the Internet and what it really is. See below
Andrew Blum: What is the Internet, really? (11:59)
Responsible and ethical use of the ideas of others is a requirement of good research.
The best place to find articles is to search the Library's databases. You may have used some already to choose your topic. Databases contain magazines, journals, newspapers, reference books, video files, audio files, and podcasts.
Conducting a database search is different than conducting a search with a web search engine. The Database Searching LibGuide provides some helpful tips for searching databases and evaluating sources.
*You will need to use your Single Sign-On user name and password to access the Library's databases.