Guides for Classes
The Research Process
The word 'process' is key! Any research is about the journey, not just the end product. Research is about thinking. It's about finding, evaluating, organizing, and synthesizing (putting it all together) in your own words. The end project, whether it's a paper, a multimedia presentation, a speech, or a website demonstrates your research chops and your ability to communicate your new knowledge.
Here's the process--one step at a time.
9. Write a rough draft in your own voice.
10. Have someone else read your draft and comment.
11. Revise again.
12. Add your Works Cited page and check that your parentheticals match your
13. Proofread one last time.
Additional Research Help
UCLA's Library has an easy to follow how-to research tutorial, The Road to Research.
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