ANTH 177 - How to Find a Lost City: The Research Process & Searching Tips

This course guide gathers together tips on research skills and resource materials that may be useful during research for ANTH 177 assignments.

The Research Process

This video underscores the importance of breaking your research topic down into subtopics to make finding relevant sources easier and more effective.

Begin your research with great keywords - Worksheet & tutorial

Effective Keyword Searching

Evaluate Resources

Mind map with characteristics to evaluate sources

Combining Search Terms - Boolean Searches

Search Techniques - tutorials

Research Tips for Undergrads

Primary vs. Secondary Resources