Welcome to the course guide for EN 102! Filled with lots of videos and links, this guide will help you identify tools and learn skills so that you can write successful academic papers!
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2014
- Defining Your Topic
Helpful hits for brainstorming and helpful tips for writing a thesis statement.
- Finding Sources
Help with choosing keywords and search terms, and links to basic databases to begin your search.
- Session 1 Quiz
Take this quiz at the end of Session 1!
Guide to evaluating sources using the source record in Scout.
- Session 2 Quiz
Take this quiz at the end of Session 2!
Strategies for quoting, summarizing and paraphrasing, and a chart to help you know when to cite a source!
- Keys to the Capstone
Keys to the Capstone is a set of tools created to help you learn to use the library and find sources effectively by focusing on something called Information Literacy. Information Literacy is the set of skills that you need to find, evaluate and use information!
Scout is the best way to search the library collections here at UA. When you search with Scout, you are seaching all of the physical collections, as well as our e-books and many of our databases- all with one search box!
Welcome to the library guide for EN 102! Filled with lots of videos and links, this guide will help you identify tools and learn skills so that you can write successful academic papers. Can't find what you need? We are here to help- just ask a question in the Ask A Librarian box or contact us by phone, email, Blackboard IM, facebook, twitter, or text!
Use Scout to search for books, journals, articles, and more.