Welcome to the online research guide for students enrolled in English 3379, “Research Methods in Writing, Rhetoric, and Literacy.” This guide will be a useful resource throughout the term as you familiarize yourself with conversations about writing, rhetoric, and literacy theory and practice underway in national and international scholarly and professional communities. On the right is a link to Choosing and Using Sources: A Guide to Academic Research, the open access textbook published by the University Libraries.
The research guide will also help you as you conceive, compose, and complete your various short assignments and research project. The Getting Started page introduces you to types of sources, search tips and tutorials, and other helpful information as you begin your research. The Resources page highlights specific journals, books, and databases that will enhance your experience in English 3379.