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THM01 Research Skills and Proposal Seminar: Home

Course Guide for Research Skills and Proposal Seminar. This guide is tailored to the THM01 course, but can be utilized by anyone seeking writing assistance.

Course Description and Required Readings

Need More Help?

We are here at the library and ready to provide reference assistance! Drop-Ins are welcome, or contact Alyson Pope or Mark Russell to set up a one-on-one research appointment.

Term I Reference Hours:

Mon-Thurs 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m., 7 p.m.-10 p.m.

Fri  1 p.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday 2 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Navigating the Guide

Writing & Citation

Turn to Writing & Citation for the basic tools to help you organize your drafts, structure theological papers correctly, and make sure you have the proper citation format.

Where Do I Start?

The resources found on the Where Do I Start? page can provide the jumping off point for your research path. They include reference and introductory materials that will help you define the focus and scope of your topic and establish a basic knowledge foundation. Many of these resources also feature great bibliographies that can point you toward more in-depth materials as you move forward.

Find Books

Readings related to your course materials and suggestions for searching the online card catalog for relevant research materials can be found on the Find Books page.

Find Articles

Find Articles can help point you to the appropriate databases for your subject or topic as well as provide basic information for navigating those databases.

Find Statistics

There is an abundance of statistical information to be found on the internet, but not all of it is from credible sources. The Find Statistics page can help you identify appropriate and legitimate statistical sources for your research.



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