Senior Experience Capstone
Looking for help? Schedule an individual OR team meeting with the Business & Economics Librarian
*Easiest way to schedule is to use Calendly
The research plan gets your team up and running on sources needed within the first few weeks of the semester!
Why is this Important: as teams are required to analyze both the industry and company within the first few weeks of the semester.
Helps to learn about new or previously unknown sources!
Why is this important: Projects are unique and require leveraging both library and outside resources!
You will be able to apply research (original research, data, scholarship, articles) to a real business problem/need.
Why is this important: an outcome of our program is to prepare you for thinking critically and to apply information in the context of solving a business problem is an important outcome.
After this research session:
Student(s) teams will know how to get help from the library and subject librarian
Student(s) can identify databases to best being their industry and company research
Student(s) are able to apply research to a business problem or need
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Link to Survey of Librarian instruction AFTER the session
In your cougar courses locate the library resources section.
Research Planning Form and initial meeting due on or before October 7, 2022
Every Senior Experience Team will complete a research plan PRIOR to meeting with the Business & Economics Librarian. Both research plan and consultation to be completed prior to 10/07/22
Steps to the Process:
I appreciate your understanding that in addition to working with BUS 495 - I am also providing research assistance and library instruction to other courses.