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Are you embarking on a research project but you don't know where to begin? The Binghamton University Library System has a variety of resources to help get you started. See the links below for helpful tools.

Getting Started (Click on the Research Help Tab)

  • How to start researching a topic
  • How to find books and articles
  • How to evaluate resources
  • How to cite research
  • How to get help

How to do Library Research

  • Introduction
  • Search Strategies
  • Finding Books
  • Finding Articles
  • Finding Statistics & Data
  • Finding Primary Sources
  • Citation Help
  • Ask a Librarian

Subject Guides and Subject Librarians 

Subject guides provide discipline-specific information including recommended databases, publication/grant resources, special and digital collections, archives, data collection and news. Subject librarians have specialized knowledge of one or more disciplines and can assist you in conducting research in those areas.

Last Updated: 1/7/15