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EPY 101 - Educational, Career, and Personal Development: Introduction

Getting Stated

The information in this Guide will help you learn about the resources available to you on campus and on the Internet. Materials includes student-support offices, career planning information, and library materials. in addition, essential student success academic strategic tools are provided to ensure you are best prepared to address your studies while maintaining the other aspects of your daily life. These elements can be read in a matter of minutes and in the long run will save you hours, if not days, for addressing how to be most effective and efficient in mastering your academic success.

The databases listed in this Research Guide are available only to Truckee Meadows Community College students, faculty and staff. You will need your TMCC credentials (Username and Password) to access them off-campus.

Other related Research Guides are:

  • Evaluating Sources: Learn how to evaluate sources for quality and how to read journal articles
  • Research Methods: find information on selecting and evaluating sources, and how to cite what you find.

Note: Several pages (tabs) have been consolidated under Study Skills Resources to reduce the number of pages in this Guide as of March 10, 2021.

Textbook on Reserve

The textbook for this class is On Reserve at the Library:

  • On Course: Study Skills PLUS EDITION - Call number EPY 101 behind the Circulation Desk.

Research Methods

An important part of successful college life is learning to be a good researcher. The more tricks and tips you learn, the better you will get at doing successful research.

See the Research Methods Guide for information on selecting and evaluating sources, and how to cite what you find.