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Research Paper

Writing a research paper? Our professional librarians are always willing to help locate scholarly research articles. McMillen Library can help you find a topic, find research, and cite your sources. Make an appointment with one of our reference librarians, or stop in and ask at the reference desk.

Find a Topic

Credo Reference Mind Map

Open Credo and choose “Mind Map” from the choices above the search bar. Enter your search terms to see your concept on a dynamic screen that shows your concept connected to related information topics.”


SIRS provides documentation on current issues. Search for an issue, explore the top 10 most popular, or browse the A-Z list of topics. Explore both sides of an issue through newspapers, articles, and multimedia resources


Research topics and issues in EBSCOhost.

Find Research

Cite Sources

Many of our library databases will automatically generate citations. Speak with a librarian to learn more.