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ENG 101 - Library Use Assignment: English 101/113 Library Assignment

The English 101/113 Library Assignment

Please find the current English 101 Library Assignment below. 

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.

At the bottom of the page are two videos that demonstrate the library catalog.

Learn how to evaluate information and sources with the Evaluating Resources Guide.

To help you learn how to search effectively, please see the Research Methods Library Research Guide.

To see Boolean search examples (using AND/OR/NOT), see the Boolean Machine Website.

Use the CRAAP test to evaluate your sources (especially Internet sources).

Resources for the Assignment

Listed below are the library resources needed to complete the older version of the assignment. See the Library Databases & Journals page for more resources.

The Boolean Machine - see how AND, OR and NOT can help you construct a search.


News Analysis Site

Library Reference Department

Telephone: 775-674-7602

Email: Contact Form

Elizabeth Sturm Library
7000 Dandini Blvd.
Reno, NV 89512

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