Has it been a minute since you last did a research project? Are you a little rusty on how to navigate the Library's catalog and databases? Here are some library guides that can help you brush up on your searching techniques:
OneSearch Help (how to use the library catalog to locate sources)
Tutorials from the basics to advanced searching techniques.
For help with writing your research document, see the Taft College Learning Center for information regarding tutoring services.
This library guide will help you use Taft College library databases to find scholarly, scientific articles about a the research projects you will conduct in your PSYC 2205 Research Methods class. The guide will help you develop research topics and help you use APA 7th ed. formatting for the body, reference entries, and in-text citations. Please see below and the the APA, 7th ed. tab of this library guide for additional information on formatting your documents.
This Guide provides details on conducting two research projects:
The pages of this guide provide details on locating, retrieving, and using Taft College library resources to complete the projects.
Each assignment requires APA 7th ed. Style formatting that includes:
Earn extra credit by enrolling in any of the seven free online Library Workshops. Receive a Certificate of Completion for scoring 75% or better on each one. Receive 50% of your score, e.g. you score 9 out of 12, you get 4.5 extra credit points.