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Composition I and II: ENC 1101/1102

This guide includes resources for students doing research for Composition I & II and an overview of the research process.

Getting Started

  • Start early—you might need to wait for some sources
  • Look carefully at your assignment sheet (take with you to library)
  • Identify key words in assignment—underline them!
  • Note the type and number of sources required
  • Ask instructor for clarification if needed

If you've done all of the above, you're ready for the next step! Get some help Choosing a Topic if needed or start Finding Background Information.

Mark up your assignment sheet!