E105 - Composition
In your E105 class, you'll be learning the skills needed to locate, evaluate and effectively use many different types of information. Much of the information will not be freely available through Google! This LibGuide was specifically created to help you learn about finding and using those information resources. Each tab at the top of this guide deals with a different topic having to do with finding and using information resources.
Finding a topic provides a few suggestions on how to find appropriate topics for a paper.
Sources of Information explains how information is found in different sources & gives some tips for knowing which source to use for different uses
Starting Research: Background Info discusses how to get started finding out about a topic that you know nothing about
Books discusses how to find books physically in the library and also in our E-book collections
Finding Journal Articles in Databases discusses how to find journal, magazine & newspaper articles by searching databases
Interlibrary loan describes the basics of our interlibrary loan (ILL) policy and where to locate the ILL forms.
Evaluating Information provides some basic background information to help you determine if the website you are using is suitable for academic use.
Citing your Work provides a link to various MLA style citation guides.
Plagiarism discusses the academic integrity policy at UNH.
Help & Info provides information on the multiple ways to contact a librarian and where to get more information when you need it.
For more information, see our "Introduction to Research" guide
Librarians are available to help you find the information that you need.
- Visit us at the Information Desk any time that we're open, or
- Call 203-932-7189 for help or to set up an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one research assistance.
- Email email@example.com
We'll help you learn how to use the catalog to find books and use our databases to find articles, e-books and more.