As you begin your research papers and assignment, note that you may need to do some preliminary research as you draft your research questions. You will likely use library resources such as PittCat and library databases to conduct background research, refine your topic, and search for sources. If you have any questions, please be sure to Ask-Us!
You are required to use reliable sources, including books, articles, and websites. How do you know if a source is reliable? Here are a few questions you can ask yourself in order to determine if a source is reliable: