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Guide to the Research Process: Step 2: Locate Information
This guide provides an introduction to the skills needed to conduct research, with particular reference to the field of education.
Before starting your research, it's important to understand the types of information sources available. This video from the Oviatt Library, California State University Northridge (CSUN) provides a broad overview of the information you can find in primary, secondary, and tertiary sources.