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Guide to the Research Process: Step 4: Use

This guide provides an introduction to the skills needed to conduct research, with particular reference to the field of education.


Writing research papers and creating presentations can be very challenging. Knowing how to take notes and paraphrase ideas can help.

Microsoft Office Help

Do you feel comfortable using Word PowerPoint or Excel for your research papers?

If not, consider visiting the Microsoft Office website. The site contains a wealth of information on their products, including how-to documents,  templates, webcasts, training videos, and more.

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Research Guide

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Lynda Quamina-Aiyejina
School of Education

The University of the West Indies

St. Augustine

Trinidad and Tobago

Tel: 868 662-2002, Ext. 83336

Fax: 868 662-6615