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This guide contains research resources for theENGL120/HUM115 Bridge Course

Research Tip Sheet

Use this three-page tip sheet as a guide to searching for articles. The tip sheet includes tips on using library databases to find articles, emailing articles, and utilizing the citation tool within a database to create an MLA citation for your works cited page. 

Keyword Tips

Use these keywords in quotations when searching for articles and searching for books. Refer to the Research Tip Sheet for additional guidance on using keywords within a database. NOTE: These keywords are suggestions to get you started. 

Topic Keywords
The Estudillo Home  "casa de estudillo"  or "Estudillo house" and "Old Town"
The California Building  "Goodhue, Bertram" and "Balboa Park" or "California Building" of "California Tower"
The Hands of Dr. Moore "Rivera, Diego" and "fertility"; {themes to explore are: Surrealism, fertility, and female form}
The Salk Institute "Kahn, Louis" and "salk institute" or "salk" and "architecture"
Chicano Park murals "chicano park" and "murals" and "san diego" 
L'Ange Proctecteur "Niki de Saint Phalle" "guardian angel or "L'Ange Protecteur" {theme to explore: feminism}
#19 Baseball Player "Tony Gwynn" and "statue" and "san diego" and "Niki de Saint Phalle"
Unconditional Surrender "johnson, seward" and "unconditional surrender" {theme to explore: feminism}
Fallen Star "Do Ho Suh" and "fallen star" or "UCSD"
San Diego Central Library  "San Diego Public Library" or "San Diego Public Library Building" and "Quigley, Rob" and 
Alcazar Garden  "Mudéjar or "Moor" and "architecture" and "Alcázar" and "Balboa Park" {themes to explore: Moorish architecture, Seville architecture}
Douglas Hotel "Douglas Hotel" or "Hotel Douglas" and "San Diego" "african americans"




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