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ENG 232: American Literature from 1865 to Present: How To: Analyze/Search/Evaluate

ANALYZE↓

1. Brainstorming: analyze your problem, hypothesis or assigned topic 
2. Conduct preliminary background research to get a better understanding of the issue or topic
3. Develop your research question

SEARCH↓

4. Determine which databases you will use to do your research
5. Find books/ebooks
6. Find articles
7. Find other authoritative Internet resources 

EVALUATE↓

6. Evaluate the books and articles you have found
7. Write your paper
8. Cite your sources according to the formatting assigned by your teacher

ANALYZE → SEARCH → EVALUATE↓

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