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How-to: Research Help: Starting Research

Video- So What's the Problem?

This video from EasyBib explains how you can use prior knowledge and experiences to help gain a better understanding of your research and assignment.

Video- Background Checks

This video from EasyBib explains the first stage of the inquiry-based learning process -- connecting to information. It encourages you to think about what you already know about a topic in order to form new questions and ideas.

Video- Thesis Statements

This video from EasyBib explores one of the trickest parts of tackling a research paper -- establishing an objective and purpose for your research -- and making a standout thesis statement.

Video- Outlines

This video from EasyBib explains:

  • Why we create outlines
  • What outlines look like
  • How to build an outline