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Kresge Resources for Your Independent Study Projects: Starting
Your Research

Resource and tools for students who are embarking on an Independent Study Project at the Ross School of Business.

Kresge Resources for Your Independent Study Projects

This guide will introduce you to a variety of tools, services and software designed to help in the research process as you embark on your Independent Study. These tools will make your life as a researcher easier by taking the tedium out of finding and recording sources of information. 

When you are finished with your research, these tools will also help you build and properly format your list of sources. No agonizing choices over where to place commas or use italics!

Kresge Librarians are very happy to work with you on your project.  Be sure to reach out early to ensure that you have access to the resources that you need.  Feel free to contact us and setup an appointment to review the resources that will be useful for your project.



Research Tools You Need to Know

Google Scholar

Great for finding scholarly articles from a variety of sources.

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Library Search

Search across a wide selection of University resources using one search tool.

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Citation Management Tools

Will help keep you sane when trying to organize and build your list of sources

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Guide Created By

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Corey Seeman
Director, Kresge Library Services
Stephen M. Ross School of Business
University of Michigan
700 East University Avenue
Kresge Hall, 4th Floor East (or somewhere in Ypsi)
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1234