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College Writing 1--Crane-Laracuente

Strategies and tips to locate & gather resources for your research project.

Finding Sources

Professor Crane-Laracuente requires you to seek out and ultimately include in your essay an array of sources. These must (ultimately) each add something meaningful and directly relevant to your one line of inquiry and operate with good timing, proportion, and focus. Seek material that responds to your topic and offers something important in response to your inquiry question. What sources might make tasty “sandwiches” for you and your readers?

  • scholarly books
  • scholarly articles
  • relevant newspaper and magazine articles
  • well evaluated Internet sources
  • relevant personal experience
  • interview, survey or field research (optional)‚Äč