Guided Inquiry is a process for solving information problems

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Evaluate Sources


What kind of information are you looking at? And how objective, current, accurate, and credible are they?

Research Process


Define Question

Start by clearly defining your research question. What are you searching for? What will a good answer look like?


Explore Search Terms

Explore keywords and subject terms


Organize & Search

Identify the most appropriate databases to execute and refine searches



Select the search strategies best for the information environment


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Use Sources


How do you effectively and respectfully use other people's ideas?


Locate Sources


Research strategies and skills to locate information sources efficiently and effectively