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DVS (Prof. L. Ready): Researching with the CCAC Library
This research guide is for Prof. L Ready's DVS classes. It includes resources for finding books and articles, an MLA guide, and contact information for getting help. The URL for this guide is http://libguides.ccac.edu/Ready
An online "works cited" and "reference list" tool for both MLA and APA citation styles. This tool walks students through the process of documenting elements of a citation and allows students to generate MLA and APA bibliographies. Students can create folders and store citations for multiple projects. Provided by NoodleTools. PDF Guide | See our Getting started with Noodletools playlist on YouTube
Reference librarians are available at each campus library to help you take advantage of the broad array of print and electronic resources available to you through the CCAC Libraries. For example, a librarian can help you:
Select and focus a research topic.
Devise an effective research strategy.
Locate relevant books, articles, and other information sources.
Evaluate the quality of resources.
Use research tools such as the library catalog and our many periodical databases.
Obtain materials not available on-campus.
Cite and document resources using a style guide like MLA or APA.
Visit the reference desk at any of our library locations during regular business hours to get personalized research assistance. View our locations and hours to get started.
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