Find a research guide by topic
These guides are designed to get you started with your research. They will show you books, subscription databases, and reliable web sites to consult for information on a particular research topic.
This guide is for any student who has to do any kind of academic research for any kind of assignment or for faculty who are assigning research for their students.
This guide will help you find books, articles, images, and other information about varied art history topics: artists, works of art, concepts, movements.
Some resources for doing background research on Asian American studies, history and finding literary criticism about specific authors.
A library research guide to help write about comics/manga. This is a work-in-progress, so please let us know if you have any suggestions.
Research information for investigating and exploring the annual LaGuardia Common Reading.
Presents resources including digital archives projects, text analysis, maps, simulations, big data, and the transformation of art and humanities through the use of digital media.
A library resource guide to support classes such as HUP 121 - Eastern Philosophy and Religion.
Scholarly Material From Your Office (or Living Room)
This guide is for any LaGuardia student who is looking for a brief overview of the kinds of student services that are available at LaGuardia or in need of improving basic student skills, like note-taking or time management.
Highlighting the research process, Library services, and Web based tools, this guide's purpose is to make doing research a more meaningful and less daunting academic experience for LaGuardia's Honor Conference Students.
A library research guide created to support English classes studying texts such as John Okada's No-No Boy.
Library resources to support ENG 248.7475, Latina/o Writing in the United States
A guide to the Library's browsing and audiobook collections, plus others.
A library research guide to support ENG103: Thesis-based and Encyclopedic Writing.
Books and Web sites that will help you find biographies.
This guide will show you how to find Census data online. This is helpful for learning about your neighborhood. This guide includes videos.
A guide for faculty conducting research into higher education.
A guide to using historic documents to trace the history of College. Many of these documents are available via CUNY Academic Works.
Web sites and search strategies for legal and paralegal research here at LaGuardia.
Where to find online information about the demographics of New York neighborhoods.
Information on African History, Aztecs, Incas, Mayas, Olmecs, and Tainos or Arawaks.
This guide is meant to serve as a jumping-off point for students and faculty to gain a better understanding of the deaths of unarmed individuals by police officers and the protests that centered on notable cases in 2014.
A guide to veterinary technology web sites from non-subscription web resources.
Library resource page originally created for ENG103.2692 (Fall 2014).
This guide shows you how to find a book on the shelf once you've found it in the catalog.
Learning what PLAGIARISM is can help you avoid it and save you from embarrassment. Learning how to do academic research and how to properly cite your sources can help you even more.
Apps and mobile-optimized links to help you with your research.
A guide to finding and using other libraries in New York City (and on the Web).
Short video guides to help you use subscription databases like LexisNexis and JSTOR.