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ENGL 6300 - Intro to English Graduate Studies

A word on Primary Sources

The definition of primary source varies widely from discipline to discipline.  In literature, primary sources are the original, creative work of an author, including poetry, plays, nonfiction prose, novels, and short stories.  An author's correspondence or journals are also considered primary sources.  

Research- What is it?

Use this course guide to help build sources for your research project

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Research requires:

  • time
  • patience
  • focus
  • initiative
  • reasoning
  • analysis

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