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.Natural Sciences

How to Use this Subject Guide

This guide points you toward the best starting points for doing research in this subject area.

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   If you have questions or need help with research, visit the Get Help section and/or contact the librarian on this guide.

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How Research Works

A quick overview of how scientific knowledge is accumulated and advanced over time to help us better understand the world around us. 

Peer Review in 3 Minutes

Google Scholar Set Up

This video (1 min.) shows you how to set up Google Scholar so you can get articles for free through the Oregon Tech Library.

Note: If you find an article in Google Scholar and it doesn't link you back to the OT Library, you can submit a request to get the article from another library for free.