CO150 - College Composition: Home

Before you come to the library

question mark icon "Where do I Start?" Tutorial

Work through this tutorial before coming to the library session. Concentrate on the 'Begin Research,' 'Knowledge Cycle,' and 'Find Articles' sections.

where do I start

pencil icon Write Down Your Research Topic

Come prepared with a topic so you can get started with your research right away! Write it down or use this worksheet to get started: http://bit.ly/co150-research-topic 

Goals of the CO150 Library Research Orientation

  • To recognize how & where to get research assistance
  • To introduce (or reinforce) the distinctions between popular & scholarly sources
  • To be introduced to the library database, Academic Search Premier
  • To learn search strategies and techniques
    • Generating and discovering new search terms
    • Combining search terms with AND, OR, and NOT
    • Using truncation *

CO150 Handout & Worksheets

Colorado State University Morgan Library Tour

Library Services and Announcements

Note the Writing Center has new hours/locations:

Location: Johnson Hall, Room 119
Email: writing@colostate.edu
Phone Number: (970) 491-0222

Spring 2015 Writing Center Hours

Johnson Hall Room 119D (Through Room 223)
Monday - Thursday: 10am-4pm
Friday: 10am-1pm

Morgan Library Room 173
Sunday - Thursday: 6pm-8pm

Online Consultations
Available to CSU community only

 

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Money Smart Week

"Finances are the #1 reason that students withdraw from college and what gives them the most stress." 
source: www.wartburg.edu/finaid/literacy.aspx

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Welcome to Money Smart Week!

CSU Libraries and Student Financial Services are official partners
of the 
Money Smart Week initiative from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. 
Money Smart Week Events (April 20-24) will be held in CSU's Morgan Library Event Hall.

All events are free and open to the public. No registration required. Cookies!

 

The presentations are listed on the Financial Literacy page. Do join us!

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