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Types of Sources Tutorial

Learn about the benefits and negatives of using various source types for your research.

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About Books

In this tutorial, you will learn:

  • how much content a book typically covers
  • when you would want to use a book for your research
  • how to search for specific information within a book
  • where to search for books

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