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Here are the slides from each lab session:
Thinking About Sources
First Week of lab; introduction to lab objectives and investigation of scholarly sources and the idea of research as a conversation.
Finding Out About a Topic
Week Two, guided research exploration of RQ1 topics; moving beyond research comfort zone, learning how to track down hard copies of materials, charting research next steps.
Entering the Research Conversation
This is the guided research exercise we used during week two lab
Outlines the reasons for doing a bibliographic trace as well as steps for doing one; also consult the tab on this guide for more information.
Finding Full Copies of Sources
Here are the slides that accompany the exercise on the Source List - Full Copies tab.
Slides from our Idea Mapping day
Idea Mapping map
Julie's incredibly high-tech idea mapping template (now featuring arrows!)
Slides from our day talking about statistics, public opinion, and government documents
Last Day of Lab
Slides from our final day, including tips on next steps for your research.
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