The school librarian can help you with the following:
- Help in locating research material e.g. journals, books, Internet sources.
- Help with citing and referencing.
- Help in recording references and creating a works cited page.
Remember to keep an ongoing list of your references by using a website like EasyBib.com, Diigo.com, GoogleKeep or zotero.org - do not wait until you have completed your essay to begin making a list of the references you have used.
Below are a variety of resources to help you with your research.
Before beginning any research or fieldwork, ensure you meet the IB ethical guidelines.
Evaluate your source material using the CRAAP test from California State University:
Keep detailed notes on specific texts/websites using the Cornell note-taking template.
Use this note-taking table to keep track of information from various sources.
Navigate the world of research using this great resource from Utica Academy of International Studies (UAIS).