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Communication and Composition: Home

A guide for the Department of Communication and Composition


Welcome to the Communications and Composition LibGuide!

This guide will help you discover the best resources in the library and beyond for your assignments. Sections on citing, evaluating your sources and creating your own material are included.

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Starting out - Keywords

A good search always starts with the best keywords.

  • Break down your topic or research question to its key concepts and find alternative keywords/phrases that express it.
  • Try different combinations of keywords on different databases
  • Keep a list of your keywords and their different combinations to track your research journey.


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