Practice with Groups

Course #: SK313-BR

About this Guide

This guide was created for SK313-BR students. It provides information about how to research your assignment topics and cite your sources.

Finding Research About Your Topic

Slides - Academic Sources Explained

a. Finding Peer-reviewed Articles

Searching for academic or scholarly research usually means searching for peer-reviewed articles.

Video - Finding Articles on a Topic (5:58)

b. Finding Books

Search the Omni (the Library search tool) to find books on your topic.

  • We have over 1,034,573 ebook titles!

Video - Finding Books in Omni

Citing Sources in APA

Purdue's APA Formatting and Style Guide (7th Edition) is a fantastic resource with lots of examples.

Scholarly Reading Strategies

Slides - Learn to Read Like a Peer Reviewer

Questions?

Please get in touch, I'll be happy to help: Meredith Fischer, Social Work Librarian, mefischer@wlu.ca