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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 Oct 7, 2014
How to judge if you are looking at reliable information on the Internet.
Find Images for Study
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Aug 11, 2014
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 6, 2014
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.
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 Nov 26, 2013
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!).
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 Jul 12, 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 Mar 6, 2014
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
Accounting
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Aug 28, 2014
Advertising
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Sep 25, 2014
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 Oct 2, 2014
CIS Class Projects and Assignments
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Feb 25, 2013
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
Competitive Intelligence
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Sep 17, 2013
Computer Information Systems
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Dec 11, 2013
Economics
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Sep 18, 2014
ENG 321 - Workplace Writing (Morse, Fall 2014)
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
This guide was prepared to help students in Workplace Writing with their Final Project.
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 17, 2014
International Entrepreneurship
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
International Management
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Oct 31, 2013
International Marketing
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
Legal Research
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Sep 12, 2014
Management Sciences
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Dec 11, 2013
Market Research
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 12, 2014
MKT 200 (Bartholomew Fall 2014)
by Heather Dalal, Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
This guide was designed by Professors Quinn and Dalal for MKT 200 with Dr. Bartholomew
MKT 200- Newman
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 15, 2014
New Venture Planning
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 15, 2014
Using Simmons OneView
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Feb 18, 2014
Vet Entrepreneurs
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Jun 19, 2014
Careers
by Diane Campbell, Heather Dalal - Last Updated Oct 2, 2014
CRC 100 (Deliman, Fall 2013)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Nov 14, 2013
CRC 100 (Scudder, Fall 2013)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Oct 7, 2013
CRC-100 (Oster, Fall 2013)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Oct 16, 2013
Business of Media
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Oct 8, 2014
COM-104 (Howard, Fall 2014)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
COM-400 (Moore, Fall 2014)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Competitive Intelligence
by Diane Campbell - Last Updated Sep 17, 2013
Copy Editing (COM 211, Simonet)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Sep 16, 2014
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-115 (LaBrie, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Sep 29, 2014
Introduction to Expository Writing
CMP-115 (Pernot, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Sep 15, 2014
Introduction to Expository Writing
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 (Chong, Fall 2014)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Oct 2, 2014
CMP-125 (Goldstein, Spring 2014)
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Apr 3, 2014
CMP-125 (Harris, Fall 2014)
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Oct 20, 2014
CMP-125 (Haydel, Fall 2014)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Oct 7, 2014
CMP-125 (Marshall, Summer 2013)
by Kathryn Holden - Last Updated Jul 23, 2013
CMP-125 (Peters, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Oct 7, 2014
plagiarism
CMP-125 (Riveland, Fall 2014)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
CMP-125 (Roche - Spring 2014)
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Feb 26, 2014
CMP-125 (Rosenbaum, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Sep 29, 2014
Research Writing
CMP-125 (Sass-Germain, Spring 2014)
by Robert Congleton - Last Updated Mar 28, 2014
CIS Class Projects and Assignments
by Sharon Yang - Last Updated Feb 25, 2013
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 28, 2014
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-308 (Curran, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Sep 10, 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?
EDU-106-BX1 (Gallo, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Sep 17, 2014
Research guide for "Contexts of Schooling" with Dr. Gallo for this semester
EDU-106-FX1 (Garrett, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
Research guide for "Contexts of Schooling" with Dr. Garrett for this semester
ELD-376-01 (Gallo, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Sep 17, 2014
Research guide for "Teaching Science, Social Studies, & the Arts (N-8)" with Dr. Gallo for this semester
LEAD 550 (Watson, Fall 2014)
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 16, 2014
LEAD-500
by Heather Dalal, Robert Lackie - Last Updated Jan 2, 2014
This guide will help students in the Introduction to Organizational Leadership course find appropriate information for their research assignments.
McNair Summer Scholars Program: Information Literacy Strand
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated May 28, 2014
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 Aug 27, 2014
Academic Writing
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Apr 21, 2011
Creative Writing
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Dec 15, 2013
ENG 321 - Workplace Writing (Morse, Fall 2014)
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 22, 2014
This guide was prepared to help students in Workplace Writing with their Final Project.
Literary Criticism and Theory
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Sep 18, 2014
Gender & Sexuality Studies
by Melissa A. Hofmann - Last Updated Sep 25, 2014
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 Oct 21, 2014
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 Sep 3, 2014
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 Jul 15, 2014
This Guide is for nursing students.
Find Images for Study
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Aug 11, 2014
Here are some tips, websites, databases for finding images (art, photos, etc.).
LEAD 550 (Watson, Fall 2014)
by Heather Dalal - Last Updated Sep 16, 2014
LEAD-500
by Heather Dalal, Robert Lackie - Last Updated Jan 2, 2014
This guide will help students in the Introduction to Organizational Leadership course find appropriate information for their research assignments.
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 Mar 29, 2013
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 Jul 12, 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
EDU-106-BX1 (Gallo, Fall 2014)
by Robert Lackie - Last Updated Sep 17, 2014
Research guide for "Contexts of Schooling" with Dr. Gallo for this semester
PSY-220 (DeWees, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Abnormal Psychology
PSY-315 (DeWees, Fall 2014)
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Oct 15, 2014
Psychological tests
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 Aug 27, 2014
Biochemistry
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Aug 26, 2010
Biology
by Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Oct 8, 2014
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 Oct 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 Oct 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 Sep 5, 2014
RN to BSN
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jul 15, 2014
This Guide is for nursing students.
Scifinder
by Heather Dalal, Patricia Dawson - Last Updated Jan 27, 2014
Government Resources
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Sep 3, 2014
READ 510 and READ 503 (Slawinski)
by Marilyn Quinn - Last Updated Jul 16, 2013
Linguistics and psycholinguistics and Content Literacy for READ 503
SOC-206 (Umamaheswar, Fall 2014)
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated Oct 21, 2014
Sociology
by Ma Lei Hsieh - Last Updated May 27, 2014
Sports Studies
by The Rider University Libraries - Last Updated Oct 17, 2011
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 Mar 29, 2013

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