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Research, Writing and Citing: START

This guide provides you with information to help you through the research process and highlights Okanagan College Library resources



We understand that all the sources of information available to you can make research very overwhelming. 


This guide will make your research easier, more efficient and successful. 

How This Guide Can Help

The purpose of this guide is to pull together useful information, tutorials, videos and links to help you through the research and writing process.


Use the tabs above when you need them as you work through your project.

Research Journal

Research is not linear ... be prepared to hit road blocks, go off on tangents and change your mind!

Keep a Research Journal so you can keep track of where you've searched and what you've found in case you need to backtrack.

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Contact an OC Librarian

By E-Mail By Phone  In Person Contact a librarian online Research Help


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 Chat online with a librarian and find answers to your questions.


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AskAway will be CLOSED for the term, Friday, December 7. Service will reopen Monday, January 14, 2019

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