Research Help

Use the tools in this section to help develop your research skills.


Research Guides

Research tools, strategies, and step-by-step instructions to help you succeed in specific programs, courses, and assignments.


Take your search skills to the next level with a live, online, or archived workshop. All workshops are open to both undergraduate and graduate students.


Feeling overwhelmed by the APA Style guidelines? You're not alone. Find strategies for solving your specific citation challenges. This guide includes links to the Franklin Style Manual and to related Student Learning Center services.

Library Passport

Short tutorials packed with tips and tools relevant to your coursework.

Multimedia Instruction

Online video tutorials from our growing collection of research guides. 

Research Consultation

Need some one-on-one search coaching? Schedule a face-to-face or online session with a professional librarian.


Nobody ever said that life was fair, but lawyers define “fair use" and this one will always be a fact of academic life. Find out what the experts are saying about how to steer clear of copyright violations.

Career Research

It’s never too soon – or too late – to polish your resume. Cover letters? We’ve got yours covered.

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