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Choosing & Identifying the Best Source Types for Your Research
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 30, 2014
Learn about all the different source types and when they are appropriate and helpful to you in the research process: encyclopedias, Wikipedia, books, scholarly articles, popular articles and magazines, trade magazines, news, and websites!
Choosing & Using Library Databases
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Oct 17, 2014
Learn how to find which library databases are the best for searching on your topic and how to use the databases to your advantage--saving you time and energy!
Curriculum Resource Center (CRC)
by Robert Lackie, The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Where is it? When is it open? How can I borrow materials?
Digital Collections @ Rider and Beyond
by Melissa A. Hofmann, The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 25, 2014
Find primary source material from around the world on your subject from libraries, museums, galleries, archives, and other cultural heritage institutions.
Evaluating Websites
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Feb 16, 2015
How to judge if you are looking at reliable information on the Internet.
Find Images for Study
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Mar 23, 2015
Here are some tips, websites, databases for finding images (art, photos, etc.).
Find newspapers articles
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Finding the Full Text of Articles
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Mar 9, 2015
Found the perfect article but there is no link to the full text? We might have access through another database. Here's how to check.
Glossary of Library and Research Terms
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 20, 2012
Don't know the jargon? Look it up here!
Google, Google Scholar, and Library Databases
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 29, 2014
How do Google and Google Scholar measure up to library databases? When should you use each of these in your research? The pros and cons of each.
Guardians
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Apr 13, 2015
Promotional videos
Library Floor Plans
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated May 23, 2014
Library One Search
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 30, 2014
Mobile Databases
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Apr 28, 2015
This guide is a work in progress and will link to and provide instructions to Rider University Databases that are available on your smart phone either as an app or a mobile website (or both!).
New Library Catalog Interface
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Feb 11, 2015
Online Student Support
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
Reference Sources (Print and ONLINE)
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 29, 2014
Don't know where to start with your research? Have no idea what to write about? Want an expert in your discipline to provide you with pertinent information and suggestions? Start here.
Rider Libraries Minute
by Heather Dalal, Robert Lackie, David M Reynolds - Last Updated Oct 31, 2014
Scholarly/Peer-Reviewed vs. Popular?
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 5, 2013
You need a scholarly or a peer-reviewed article. What does that mean? How do you tell what you've got? This guide will help.
Searching Tips & Strategies
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Feb 24, 2015
Easy steps to search like a pro. Learn these and safe yourself time and energy--and get better results!
Tutorials for Rider University Libraries
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 24, 2014
Links to the tutorials developed by Rider University Libraries on various research topics.
Visit Other NJ Academic Libaries (VALE Libraries)
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 18, 2012
You can visit and borrow from other NJ academic libraries once you sign up at Rider University Libaries! Learn how.
Visit The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) Library
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jun 3, 2013
Why visit? You have borrowing privileges there--and the librarians are super friendly. :)
Visit the Mercer County Library
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 18, 2012
Need a more popular title? Looking for pleasure reading? Visit MCL--just down the road, and you have borrowing privileges there!
What is the ISSN?
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated May 3, 2013
Learn about the ISSN to ensure quicker delivery of your interlibrary loan article requests.
American Studies
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Nov 7, 2013
American Studies 213
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 30, 2011
The American Myth in Literature, Music, and Landscape
Arts Administration
by Heather Dalal, Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
Research help in any of the arts with respect to creation, marketing, trends, etc., including both non-profit and for profit
Fine Arts - Visual Arts
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 8, 2012
BHP-150 (Lake, Brossillon-Rivera, Spring 2015)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Mar 3, 2015
Tradition, Discovery, and the Evolution of Great Ideas
BHP-150 (Quirk/Yordanova, Spring 2015)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Mar 11, 2015
BHP-150 (Salvatore, Spring 2015)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Mar 11, 2015
BHP-150 OH and Rusciano
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Mar 4, 2015
Accounting
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Aug 28, 2014
Advertising
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Apr 3, 2015
Arts Administration
by Heather Dalal, Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
Research help in any of the arts with respect to creation, marketing, trends, etc., including both non-profit and for profit
Basic Business Research
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Sep 12, 2014
Business of Media
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 8, 2014
Careers
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 19, 2015
CIS Class Projects and Assignments
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Jan 22, 2015
This guide aims to help students in CIS-385 and CIS-340 with their class projects and assignments
CIS-340 Ecommerce
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Feb 25, 2013
COM-290 (Vieth, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Oct 23, 2014
Competitive Intelligence
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Feb 16, 2015
Computer Information Systems
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Dec 11, 2013
Economics
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Apr 13, 2015
Finance
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Aug 8, 2014
Find newspapers articles
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
International Business Law
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Feb 2, 2015
International Entrepreneurship
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Feb 11, 2015
International Management
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Oct 31, 2013
International Marketing
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Feb 11, 2015
Legal Research
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 25, 2015
Management Sciences
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Dec 11, 2013
Market Research
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Apr 3, 2015
MGT 336 - Career Management
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 26, 2015
MKT 200 (Bartholomew) Summer 2015
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated May 21, 2015
MKT 200- Newman
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 15, 2014
New Venture Planning
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Mar 23, 2015
PMBA-8000-WE2 (Carbonaro, Spring 2015)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Apr 8, 2015
Executive Communications
Sports Business
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Jan 19, 2015
Using Simmons OneView
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Mar 31, 2015
Vet Entrepreneurs
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Jun 19, 2014
Careers
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 19, 2015
MGT 336 - Career Management
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 26, 2015
CRC 100 (Scudder, Fall 2013)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Oct 27, 2014
CRC-100 (Cassel, Fall 2014)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 16, 2014
CRC-100 (Deliman, Fall 2014)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 18, 2014
Introduction to research skills and resources for Professor Deliman's CR -100 class
CRC-100 (Oster, Fall 2014)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 5, 2014
Business of Media
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 8, 2014
COM-104 (Howard, Spring 2015)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
COM-290 (Vieth, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Oct 23, 2014
Competitive Intelligence
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Feb 16, 2015
Copy Editing (COM 211, Simonet)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Feb 5, 2015
PMBA-8000-WE2 (Carbonaro, Spring 2015)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Apr 8, 2015
Executive Communications
READ 510 and READ 503 (Slawinski)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Jul 16, 2013
Linguistics and psycholinguistics and Content Literacy for READ 503
Academic Writing
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Apr 21, 2011
CMP-125 (Brown, Fall 2012)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Oct 18, 2012
A guide for Dr. Elly Brown's Research Writing Class
CMP-125 (Cordonnier, Spring 2015)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
CMP-125 (Harris, Spring 2015)
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Mar 11, 2015
CMP-125 (Lasser, Spring 2015)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Mar 23, 2015
CMP-125 (Losi, Spring 2015)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Feb 27, 2015
Research Writing
CMP-125 (Marshall, Summer 2013)
by Kathryn Holden - Last Updated Jul 23, 2013
CMP-125 (Peters, Spring 2015)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Mar 13, 2015
Research writing
CMP-125 (Rosenbaum, Spring 2015)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Feb 27, 2015
Research Writing
CMP-125 (Sass-Germaine Fall 2014)
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Oct 23, 2014
CMP-125 (Strom, Spring 2015)
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Apr 14, 2015
Research Writing
CIS Class Projects and Assignments
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Jan 22, 2015
This guide aims to help students in CIS-385 and CIS-340 with their class projects and assignments
CIS-340 Ecommerce
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Feb 25, 2013
CIS-385 Management Information Systems
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated May 18, 2015
Prof. Drew Procaccino
Library Resources for Prof. Shen's Class Projects
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Dec 11, 2013
Research Instruction for Course Project
Curriculum Resource Center (CRC)
by Robert Lackie, The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Where is it? When is it open? How can I borrow materials?
Arts Administration
by Heather Dalal, Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
Research help in any of the arts with respect to creation, marketing, trends, etc., including both non-profit and for profit
Digital Collections @ Rider and Beyond
by Melissa A. Hofmann, The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 25, 2014
Find primary source material from around the world on your subject from libraries, museums, galleries, archives, and other cultural heritage institutions.
BED-307 & 308 (Curran, Spring 2015)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
Curriculum Resource Center (CRC)
by Robert Lackie, The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Where is it? When is it open? How can I borrow materials?
EDU-106-FX1 (Garrett, Spring 2015)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Apr 8, 2015
Research guide for "Contexts of Schooling" with Dr. Garrett for this semester
Education and the Law
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 19, 2015
GLTP-500-TYL (Pierce, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
Conceptual Frameworks of Teaching & Learning with Dr. Kathleen M. Pierce
LEAD 550 (Watson)
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
Legal Research
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 25, 2015
McNair Summer Scholars Program: Information Literacy Strand
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
The McNair Summer Scholars Program is a 6-week session geared to enhancing those skills and experiences that will be required to compete successfully in graduate school. This is the Information Literacy Strand LibGuide created by Prof. Robert J. Lackie.
READ 510 and READ 503 (Slawinski)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Jul 16, 2013
Linguistics and psycholinguistics and Content Literacy for READ 503
Special Education
by Heather Dalal, Robert Lackie - Last Updated Jan 22, 2015
Academic Writing
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Apr 21, 2011
CRC-100 (Cassel, Fall 2014)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 16, 2014
Creative Writing
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Feb 20, 2015
Literary Criticism and Theory
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Apr 16, 2015
Gender & Sexuality Studies
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated May 20, 2015
Tips and resources for research in broad areas of focus: women's, men's, gender, and sexuality studies.
LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transsexual, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, Asexual/Allies) Resources and Research
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Apr 6, 2015
Finding books (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, plays), movies, news, magazines, literary journals and more for LGBTQIA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex, asexual/ally) interests and research.
Government Resources
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Apr 27, 2015
U.S. Government Documents
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Apr 4, 2013
Health & Health Care
by Diane Campbell, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jan 29, 2014
RN to BSN
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
This Guide is for nursing students.
Congletons linking guide
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Oct 30, 2014
History 151 (Wojie, Spring 2015)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Mar 25, 2015
Find Images for Study
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Mar 23, 2015
Here are some tips, websites, databases for finding images (art, photos, etc.).
LEAD 550 (Watson)
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
Mathematics
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Nov 22, 2010
Arts Administration
by Heather Dalal, Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
Research help in any of the arts with respect to creation, marketing, trends, etc., including both non-profit and for profit
Music - Choral
by Jane Nowakowski - Last Updated Mar 18, 2013
Music - Education
by Jane Nowakowski - Last Updated Oct 6, 2011
Music Theater
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 16, 2014
Curriculum Resource Center (CRC)
by Robert Lackie, The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
Where is it? When is it open? How can I borrow materials?
Rider Libraries Minute
by Heather Dalal, Robert Lackie, David M Reynolds - Last Updated Oct 31, 2014
Visit Other NJ Academic Libaries (VALE Libraries)
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 18, 2012
You can visit and borrow from other NJ academic libraries once you sign up at Rider University Libaries! Learn how.
Visit The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) Library
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jun 3, 2013
Why visit? You have borrowing privileges there--and the librarians are super friendly. :)
Visit the Mercer County Library
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Jan 18, 2012
Need a more popular title? Looking for pleasure reading? Visit MCL--just down the road, and you have borrowing privileges there!
Political Science
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Aug 26, 2010
PSY-100 (Dewees, Spring 2015)
by Patricia Dawson, Kathryn Holden - Last Updated Mar 25, 2015
Introduction to Psychology
PSY-220 (DeWees, Spring 2015)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Mar 25, 2015
Abnormal Psychology
Psychology
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Aug 6, 2014
READ 510 and READ 503 (Slawinski)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Jul 16, 2013
Linguistics and psycholinguistics and Content Literacy for READ 503
Behavioral Neuroscience
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jan 23, 2015
Biochemistry
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Aug 26, 2010
Biology
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Dec 9, 2014
CHE-214 (Labs, Spring_2015)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jan 26, 2015
Organic Chemistry II
Chemistry
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Aug 26, 2010
ENV-100 (Druckenbrod, Fall2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Oct 15, 2014
Introduction to Environmental Science; Tree Species Lab Report
Environmental Sciences
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Dec 9, 2014
Environmental Sciences is part of the GEMS Department.
GEO-201 (Husch, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Sep 8, 2014
Elements of Mineralogy
Geological Sciences
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Dec 9, 2014
Geological Sciences are part of the GEMS Department (Geological, Environmental, and Marine Sciences).
Health & Health Care
by Diane Campbell, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jan 29, 2014
Physics
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Dec 9, 2014
RN to BSN
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Feb 12, 2015
This Guide is for nursing students.
Scifinder
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jan 26, 2015
Government Resources
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Apr 27, 2015
READ 510 and READ 503 (Slawinski)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Jul 16, 2013
Linguistics and psycholinguistics and Content Literacy for READ 503
SOC-201 (Truchil, Spring 2015)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Feb 23, 2015
Sociology
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Feb 17, 2015
Sustainability Studies
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jun 26, 2013
sustainability, green businesses, internships
Sustainable Rider
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated May 25, 2013
Arts Administration
by Heather Dalal, Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
Research help in any of the arts with respect to creation, marketing, trends, etc., including both non-profit and for profit
Music Theater
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 16, 2014

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