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Science: Research Project


This LibGuide will assist you in your independent research for the Science Research Project. The following databases, websites, and books will help guide you in this research task.



Once you have selected your Research Area topic you will need to get an overview of your topic. 

Begin by reading a general reference article from one of these databases below.

You can then begin to build a list of Keywords to help you further in your research.


New Scientist The Christopher Brennan Library has an online subscription to New Scientist. Ask your friendly librarian for the logon details to gain access. The latest issue (not for loan) and past issues are available in print form in the library. 

Books in the CBL

Take a look in the Christopher Brennan Library for books that will supplement your learning and understanding.

Links to good ideas

Overview of the Scientific Method


Select the image to find out more or go to the Scientific Buddies website.

STUDYJAMS! are short animated videos explaining scientific concepts and how to conduct a scientific inquiry. From Scholastic Inc. 

Useful Weblinks

Clickview Resources

APA Referencing Style



Citemaker is useful for formatting references. Plot the information in and Citemaker generates the reference is the correct formatting for you.