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In-depth lessons on research strategies; searching the catalog, databases, and the internet; evaluating sources, citing sources, and academic integrity.


Library resources for LLC courses: ENG 121, SPE 111, SFS 101, RDG 050, PSY 278

Video: Why Use Anything Other Than Google For Historical Research?

Made by the UIUC History Library, these tips can be applied to any college research.

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Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
(217) 234-LAKE

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