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Welcome to JEHS Online Library!: Short Tutorials

The Research Process

Concept Mapping: How to Start Your Research Paper


Creately Online Diagramming Program


This video clip shows how to identify a research statement by brainstorming using Concept Maps.  It also show how to identify keywords.

Concept Mapping: How to Start Your Term Paper Research

Using Keywords


Visual Thesaurus: Online thesaurus that creates a "Thinkmap" with your word to show how it connects with other words.

Keyword Handout: Use this form to record your keywords.

Research Question: Picking Your Topic

Searching Databases


Note Taking Directions


Notecard Example

Notecard template Out of notecards?  Print this template!


EasyBib Notetaking Tutorial

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