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English as a Second Language: Getting Started

Print and electronic resources for ESL students

Dictionaries

Starting Your Research

Here are some tips that will help get you started.

First things first, decide on a topic. Once decided, you will need to create a research question. Derive search terms using synonyms of that topic. Start using a general database [like the one below]. When you have questions, ask a librarian.

Creating Search Terms

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