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A library guide with resources for Critical Thinking, Literature, and Composition

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Your Assignment

This course guide is designed to help you locate secondary sources for three assignments:

  1. Analysis Paper #1: Candide by Voltaire
  2. Analysis Paper #2: Themes
  3. Research Paper: Possible topics include how literature helps us learn to think, how critical thinking improves communication, how good thinkers support arguments, how weak thinking impacts arguments, how critical thinking should be taught in school, and how critical thinking is used in your career field.

Getting started

The information on the following tabs of this guide will help you identify keywords for your topic, find and evaluate different types of sources, and cite your sources.

For additional help using library resources, explore the library's Library Research Skills guide

For writing help, see the Taft College Learning Center for information about getting help from a writing tutor.