Getting ready to start your first paper? Step one: research, research, research. SJSU’s King Library will provide you with a vast array of sources for your research needs, but if you feel a bit overwhelmed by all the choices and don’t know where to start, the iSchool has a great personal resource for your research—library liaison Ann Agee. She’s the librarian for aspiring librarians, and here are a few priceless bits of advice to save you time and get you headed in the right direction.
“As the librarian for the iSchool,” Agee says, “I help students find resources for their topics, troubleshoot any technical problems they might have with the library databases, and provide answers for those tricky APA citation questions.” Ah, yes—the APA citations. You’ll want to get that down.