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COMM 110: Foundations of Human Communication: Research Tips/Resources

Research Tips

Search for Clues


Follow Leads

Evaluate the Evidence


Logos: Logic and Reasoning and Proof
Ethos: Credibility and Trustworthiness
Pathos: Emotions and Imagination


Google Tips

Google Web Search

Begin With: "college students" volunteer*
Notice the scholarly articles that appear as your top hit.

Try Searching Again With: "college students" volunteer* benefits

Additional Tips: Search a specific domain
EXAMPLE: "college students" volunteer* site:org