This guide has the information to get you started on your research. The steps to finding books, journal articles or other types of resouces on a specific topic are outlined in the following pages.
Doing research can be messy! But research skills improve with time and practice. Start here and ask for help when needed.
For immediate assistance, call the Information Desk in the Davis Centre Library at 519-888-4883 ext. 36913. Electronic reference service is also available via the Ask a Librarian chat and email services.
If you're a faculty member or instructor at Waterloo, you may be looking for more advanced strategies than our Top 5 Tips. We've got you covered! Check out the Faculty and Instructors page for information specific to your Library needs.
I am your Librarian, here to help you with formulating a search query, finding resources, performing a literature review, finding a journal to publish your article in, weighing your publishing options - and so much more! Please contact me to book a personal appointment when you have a question.