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English 102 Research Guide

Welcome to the Library

Hello Everyone,

This guide brings together library resources to support you this semester in English 102. If you have any questions for me while you are working on research for this course, please feel free to contact me. You can reach me at or call/text 773-270-0504. Check out our library policies guide for up-to-date information on library services. 

Katie Ediger, Truman College Library Department Chair 

Selecting a Topic

Keyword Video

Starting Your Research

The Library Discovery Tool is a great place to start your research. Search for both eBooks and digital resources (like articles) here. You will be prompted to login with your CCC username and password. 

Find Background Information: Reference Sources


Source Evaluation Practice

Now that we've found some sources, take a moment to evaluate the most promising one you have found. Fill out the Source Evaluation Practice form.