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Research Skills For Engineering Students: Introduction

Outline

Introduction

Module 1: Thinking about your research problem (4:10)

Module 2: Types of engineering information (3:08 + 3:13)

Module 3: Google & Google Scholar (4:13)

Module 4: Summon (4:40)

Module 5: Academic databases 
(3:23+ 4:40 + 2:46 + 2:36)

Module 6: Standards & patents (4:21)

Module 7: Citing your information 
(2:14 + 3:32)

Conclusion

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Numbers in parentheses indicate video length(s) in minutes:seconds, within each module.

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Learning objectives

Why is research important to your education & career?