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English Research Guide

A research guide for commercial entertainment subjects and courses

About This Guide

English image from Columbia State academic pagesAccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

  • "Editors plan, review, and revise content for publication."
  • "Writers and authors develop written content for advertisements, books, magazines, movie and television scripts, songs, blogs, or other types of media."
  • "Public relations specialists create and maintain a favorable public image for the organization they represent. They design media releases to shape public perception of their organization and to increase awareness of its work and goals."

This guide is designed to support the research and learning needs of English programs. Here, you'll find resources for:

  • selecting and evaluating sources
  • constructing research questions
  • search tips and strategies
  • finding sources in Charger Search, databases, online sources, and statistics
  • recommended citation and style guides
  • contacting librarians for help

If you have suggestions for other resources, please let us know!

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