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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions


ASRC 1900 Research Strategies

Course description

The digital revolution has made an enormous amount of information available to research scholars, but discovering resources and using them effectively can be challenging. This course introduces students with research interests in Latino and Africana Studies to search strategies and methods for finding materials in various formats (e.g., digital, film, and print) using information databases such as the library catalog, print and electronic indexes, and the World Wide Web. Instructors provide equal time for lecture and hands-on learning. Topics include government documents, statistics, subject-specific online databases, social sciences, the humanities, and electronic citation management.


The next offering of this course is undetermined at this time. Find similar upcoming programs by tag: Africana studies, data/statistics, Latin American studies, sci/tech

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