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Guide to Library Research: Quick Start

Use this guide to learn how to begin the research process and start using resources from the IU Kokomo Library


This guide provides graphics, videos, links, and other helpful info to get you started on library research here at IU Kokomo.

To work with a librarian or just ask a quick question, see the Ask Us box on each page of this guide, or come visit us at the Research Help Desk. 

Quick start: Library homepage

Library homepage screenshot highlighting Ask Us, EDS, IUCAT, and Databases A-Z

Ask Us

Ask Us with chat box symbol

Visit us @ the Research Help Desk:
Monday - Thursday: 11am - 8pm
Friday: 12 - 5pm

Call us: (765) 455-9521

Email us: 

Six Words

Find better, more precise results by adding one of these words to your search:

IMPACT: shows effect

STATISTICS: how many or how much

DEMOGRAPHICS: who are they

TIMELINE: developments or events over time

HISTORY: narrative of what happened over time

OUTCOMES: results