This guide is intended to aid students in Dr. Levy's PCB 3063 class with their Genetics, Policy and History project.
Step 1: Google your topic!
Take note of topics/language/persons related to your topic and tuck them away for further searching
Is there a good Wikipedia article on the topic? (What is a good Wikipedia article? One that links to primary sources in its references.)
Step 2: Create an EndNote account
Have one person in a group create a shared folder in EndNote (Organize > Manage my Groups)
Step 3: Research! (split up the work and save what you find in your EndNote folder)
a. Open web searching
b. Library Catalog
d. Specific journal article databases (i.e. PubMed, Anthropology Plus, etc.)
e. Primary source archives
Step 4: Clean up your EndNote folder
Check for errors or missing information
Step 5: Create a bibliography from your EndNote folder
Format > Bibliography > APA 7th edition