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Keenan - CRJ 265 / Elementary Statistics

This document is a course guide for Dr. Keenan's section of CRJ 265 - Elementary Statistics. This guide contains library resources and short tutorials to assist you with your research.


Welcome to CRJ 265 Elementary Statistics! My name is Dr. Keenan and I will be your instructor of record for this course. I look forward to meeting and getting to know each of you.  Let's have a great semester!

Getting Started With Research


Conducting research for papers and projects is an important part of the learning process.  This guide is designed to help our academic community prepare to be effective researchers and consumers of information.  The research process has been defined many times but the basic steps are the same regardless of your subject, location, or grade level.

Steps to conducting research:

1.   Identify your research needs

2.   Plan your research strategy and prepare to research

3.   Locate appropriate and scholarly information

4.   Evaluate your collected information

The tools and strategies discussed in this guide will help you to have academic success as a student , increase your information literacy skills, and develop excellent life-long information consumer habits.


Scholarly Sources