Guides

Guide to the library’s electronic resources. 

The Cegep's students, teachers and employees can access a series of electronic resources on the library's Website. Please consult the Electronic Resources Guide.

Boolean Searching

Click here for our Guide to Boolean searching

Evaluating Resources

Not everything is a reliable or valid source. Click here for our Guide to evaluating resources.

 

Methodology Guides

Printed guides :


Jane E. Aaron & Elaine Bander (c2012). The Little, Brown Essential Handbook, 5th Canadian edition, Toronto, Pearson, 295 p.

Dionne, Bernard (2013). Pour réussir. Guide méthodologique pour les études et la recherche, 6e éd., Montréal, Beauchemin, 288 p.  

     

Online resources :

Unlocking Research : Unlocking Research is a guide developed to help you navigate your way through the research process from the initial definition and development of your research topic to the final citation of your sources in your bibliography. This Champlain College website was inspired by S'informer, an information literacy tool developed by Sandra Lenneville, Collège Gerald-Godin.

InfoResearch 101 :  Concordia University’s interactive tutorial designed to provide you with the necessary skills and foundations to find useful information, to evaluate it critically and to use it wisely for various purposes such as writing research papers and essays.

Purdue Online Writing Lab The Purdue OWL offers a wealth of resources including mini-guides to MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

 

Online resources in French :

S’informer : Développé par S. Lenneville au Cégep Gérald-Godin, ce petit guide a comme objectif de vous soutenir dans votre recherche d'information. Il rappelle les éléments de base pour réaliser une recherche efficace.

Diapason : Diapason vous propose des tutoriels, des guides, des outils pratiques pour vous aider dans vos travaux de recherche.