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Business & Economics at UCBA

A starting point for your research in all areas of business.

Library Pre-Work for AIS 3001

Please complete the pre-work noted in Steps 1-3 so you're ready to go for the library instruction class! 

Questions? Contact Lauren Wahman, UCBA Librarian, at

Step 1: Watch Research Ideas Tutorial + Create Concept Map

This short video reviews how to map an idea into a research topic. You'll also find a concept map template (Microsoft Word) that you can easily download and use for your topic. A concept map helps you visually organize your ideas.

Step 2: Review Summon Basics

Watch this video as a quick review on using Summon (UC Libraries main search tool).  Bring any questions (either from past use or never used before) to the library instruction class.

Step 3: Watch Types of Articles

Use this quick video to review the differences between article types.  This video will help you get ready for the team activity in the library instruction class.

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