Welcome to the Class Guide for HPRS 1171: Student Success for Health Professionals! This guide will assist you in completing research papers and assignments throughout the course.
There are several types of information available to students through the ACC libraries, both in print form and electronically. The tabs along the top of the page provide details on the different types of resources listed below:
|Books||You can find a wealth of resources in the library's book collection. A book can provide detailed background information on a topic.|
|Reference Books||Encyclopedias, atlases, dictionaries, etc. are considered reference sources. Access these types of resources when you need to find definitions, biographies, overviews, and historical information.|
|Articles||Articles can be found in journals, magazines, or newspapers. Articles can vary in scope, but usually fall into one of two categories, scholarly and popular.|
|Web Sites||The internet can provide a wealth of information, especially from government sources and professional organizations. Just be sure to carefully evaluate the information found here.|