Research Guides & Tutorials


A new program to help you write your citations.

More Citation Help

Find examples of how to cite your research, using MLA, APA, or Chicago style.

General Research Guides

Discover practical ways to improve or advance your research skills with these guides.

Subject Research Guides

Find recommended resources for a variety of subject areas.

Library Research Skills Tutorial

Learn the basics of research by taking our interactive tutorial.

Course Research Pages

Need help getting started with class assignments? Try using our course research pages, designed by Bowman librarians to provide resources for specific classes and assignments.

Article & Research Databases

Use this list of all our research and article databases to get started searching for material for your papers and presentations.

Library Instruction Sessions

Faculty members: let us help you prepare your students for tackling research by setting up a library instruction session with one of our librarians.

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