Academic research is a fundamental part of a college education. CSU Libraries is committed to providing learners with the resources, tools and support you need to hone your research skills.

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Getting Started

Help by Subject

Guides that can help you find sources in general subject areas, such as Business, Education, or Social Sciences.

 

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Help by Course

Research guides for specific courses. Try Help by Subject if you don't see your course below.

 

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Quick How-Tos 

Quick guides on the basics of using the library.

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Citing and Managing Sources

Style Guides

Citation style guides that can help you make sure your bibliographies are flawless.

Tools

Guides to using citation management tools that can save you time and effort during research.

 

Special Topics and Collections

Copyright & Open Works

Guides covering copyright issues related to teaching and publishing.

 

 

Special Topics

Special topic guides covering a variety of issues related to research.

 

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Special Collections

Guides to the Libraries' collections of rare and unique materials.

 

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