Starting Research: Using Reference Sources
It's always good to start your research with reference books: they can help you to understand the current debates and the past history of your topic. If you're lucky, they'll also suggest the beginning of your bibliography.
You'll notice that my contact information is on the right side of the screen on every one of your class research papers. Feel free to contact me via phone, email, or chat using the information given.
If you have a question and I'm not available, you have two good options for help:
- Call the reference desk at 773-244-5247
- Open up a Help Desk Ticket, using your username and password, and a librarian will respond to your question via email.