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Libraries at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Information Literacy Tools

How to use this resource

friendly research robot

The Rensselaer Libraries provides access to ProQuest's Research Companion to help you learn more about the research process. You can create an account to keep track of your progress and access pre- and post-video assessment questions. For a self-guided tutorial of the entire research process, start here:


Don't have time to complete the full tutorial, but still have questions about the research process?

For help in specific areas pertaining to your research process, access the individual sections of this library guide to learn more about each topic. Located within each section are links to the relevant Learning Module and Video Tutorials for that topic.