Skip to main content
University Library

Faculty Guide to Library Research Assignments

English 204 Writing Assignment

This research assignment requires students to select a topic and identify relevant resources.

This assignment was provided by an AUS English professor.

Selecting a Topic & Identifying Resources

Assignment: Tentative Topic Decision & Indentifying Resources

You will now work on your formal research proposals. I have given feedback to those of you who handed in the topic guidelines worksheet and it is now time to TRY and settle on one topic and you need to focus on which side of the argument you are taking. Please complete and hand in this sheet in-class. 

The topic for my research project is:____________________________

My point of argument is:_____________________________

I have located the following three print sources for my research:

Author(s): ____________________________

Publication date: ______

Book _____ Article _________ Other (please describe) ___________

Title ______________________

Title of Journal/Newspaper/Magazine (if article) _______________________

Number of pages _______________

 

Author(s): ____________________________

Publication date: ______

Book _____ Article _________ Other (please describe) ___________

Title ______________________

Title of Journal/Newspaper/Magazine (if article) _______________________

Number of pages _______________

 

Author(s): ____________________________

Publication date: ______

Book _____ Article _________ Other (please describe) ___________

Title ______________________

Title of Journal/Newspaper/Magazine (if article) _______________________

Number of pages _______________

 

Is there anything else you want to tell me about your topic? _______________________