Welcome to the MC Library research skills guide on identifying different types of information sources. This guide will explain that each information source has a different purpose.
Research is a step-by-step process. An effective way to do research is to think about what you need to know before you can start with your research. That will guide you to consult appropriate type of information sources. Ask yourself questions such as:
Click on the other tabs at the top of this guide to learn more about different sources.