|I think research means finding out what other people have
said on an assigned topic until you have enough to fill up
the required number of pages. I usually write the paper the
night before surrounded by sources.
||I enjoy researching. I often come to a place where I need
a detail to back up what I believe, and I sort through the
material. . . . Slowly the paper comes together from ideas
I had never thought of until I researched my topic thoroughly.
Whether you now love or hate research, the following pages can
help you become more comfortable, confident, and competent with
writing research papers: