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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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This Research Guide was developed by Linda Quamina - Aiyejina