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Assignment | Proposal Essay with Research (Vasconcelos): Deeper Research

ENGL 1301 | Prof. M. Vasconcelos (Fall 2022)

From the Assignment

ONE documented source is required. Do not cite more than TWO total sources in Essay 3. Sources must be academic / library sources such as an academic journal or a book (these could be available electronically).


Your chosen topic will determine where you should look for research. Some library collections are multi-disciplinary, while others are much more focused.

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Consider which disciplines apply to your specific topic when choosing your databases.

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