It is important how to effectively read and understand journal articles. It is a critical part of the cyclical research process. This handout gives concise and practical tips for reading a humanities and social science journal article.
Maintaining academic integrity and avoiding plagiarism are vital when writing. Understanding the intentional and unintentional use of an individual's ideas or words is critical. Some guidelines are here.
The University of Regina Library has a series of How Do I...guides that offer explanations on the basics of getting started to do research.
A few short video tutorials are here.
A helpful resource that has tips to improve your academic and research skills is called SPARK and it is available here.
Another useful resource about research basics is available here.
If you both live and study outside of Regina, check out the guide below.
This guide is meant to be a possible starting point for many topics covered in the Indigenous Studies (INDG) 100 course. It may also be useful for students taking courses containing substantial Indigenous content that are offered at the University of Regina and its Federated Colleges.
Below are other sources that may may help in your research:
Indian History Film Project (transcripts of interviews with First Nations elders from across Canada)
Strategic Alliance of Broadcasters for Aboriginal Reflection (SABAR) - terminology guidebook for reporting on Indigenous topics