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Online Resources for Researching Effectively

Last week, we featured online resources for writing clearly and citing your sources. This week, we are sharing some resources that can support your research. 

Finding Scholarly Articles

This guide will help you learn what a scholarly article is, how to identify a scholarly article, and how to find scholarly articles using a variety of search engines. 

Getting Started with Omni

Omni is the library’s new academic search tool that provides access to print, electronic and audiovisual resources from the University of Guelph. This guide outlines the basics of Omni, including an FAQ, details on how to place requests, and how to effectively browse items in Omni.

Searching Effectively

Searching effectively can help you find relevant sources and information to support your academic assignments. This guide will show you how to use keywords and search terms, adapting your searches, and using proper vocabulary to get the best results!

Choosing the Best Information

Choosing the best information can help you build a strong argument and support your thesis for projects. This guide provides information about critically analysing sources, understanding the purpose of information and more!

Ask Us Chat

Have a research question? Chat with us! We’re always happy to help. 

Questions?

Email us at library@uoguelph.ca.