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EDD-920: Leadership Capstone I


This guide is intended to support students enrolled in EDD-920: Leadership Capstone I as they develop the focus of their capstone by completing a literature review and refining their topic. Use the yellow tabs on the left sidebar to navigate between different pages. 

In this guide, you will find resources and tools to help you through the process of conducting research for your literature review: 

  • Library - recommended library databases and information for research assistance and Writing Center
  • Writing a Literature Review - an overview to the purpose and process of literature reviews
  • Search Strategies - basic tools for conducting searches on search engines and library databases
  • Researching Your Topic - citation tracking, finding related works, and subject-specific searching
  • Research Methods - information on quantitative and qualitative research methods
  • Tracking Your Work - tips for documenting your process and organizing your sources
  • ILL & Metroversity - information on borrowing items from other libraries and the Metroversity consortium
  • APA Citation - overview of APA style
  • Citation Management Software - links to cost-free citation management software options, including Zotero

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