This guide is designed to help you identify sources for your Mini-Term Paper Assignment. Use the tabs above to learn about search tips and access research tools.
Consider these questions as you start your mini-term paper assignment:
1. What topic do you plan to research? Have you identified:
A. Health Outcome: e.g. weight loss, cardiovascular health, cognitive function
B. Nutritional Factor: e.g. berries, red wine, sports drinks
To focus your topic even more, you may also want to consider:
C. Population: e.g. athletes, pregnant women, children
2. What types of information would you like to find (or are you required to use)?
|Types of Sources:||Research Tool:|
|Academic Journal Articles||Subscription Database(s), e.g. PubMed|
3. What has been published in scholarly books/journal articles about your topic?