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The Research Process: A Step-By-Step Guide: Home

This guide walks you through the steps of the research process.

Recommended Books

Recommended titles on the research process.

Researching a Subject

This powerpoint discusses what steps are needed in the the process of  research as well as the tools that are needed to move through the process.

To find out more about the research tools and help that is available through the CCGA Libraries use the tabs above.

Research Process Overview

The research process typically includes five broad steps. Most often you complete one step before moving onto the next. However, there may be times when you will need to return to a previous step or complete multiple steps simultaneously. 

 Step 1. Develop a topic

Research Tutorials

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Thank you to Lori Micho, Director of Library Services, Johnson & Wales University for allowing us to use her design.