Tips for Researching Effectively and Efficiently
Here are some tips to help you research most effectively and efficiently, enjoy the research process, and save time and money.
Start your research early
Make an appointment to meet with a reference librarian to map out a strategy for your research.
Use the Amazing Assignment Calculator to plan your research process
Begin with overviews which will give you a context for your research,help you focus your research and determine key words and concepts
Analyze and synthesize as you go.
Document your sources as you do your research
--Check GGU Lib Guide on APA citation
--Consider using RefWorks to organize and cite your sources.
Consult with a librarian whenever you need --we are here to help!
Welcome to the Business, Government and Society Research Guide
This guide is designed to help you develop your strategies for researching business, government, and society topics effectively and efficiently.
On the tab to the left you will see some quick tips for effective and efficient research. We have learned these over the years, and we want to share them with you! Let us know your secrets of success!
The tabs above will link you to resources for various aspects of your research.
We also invite you to stop by the reference desk, call us at 415 442-7244 or toll free 1-877-448-8542, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or send an instant message to a librarian, from any of our webguides or the University Library homepage.
We look forward to working with you.