LIBRARY OPERATING STATUS: The Richard E. Bjork Library is open now. Occupancy is limited to 141 people and all patrons must wear a mask. Curbside service is also available. Librarians are available for virtual reference.
A common misconception about research is that it is a single, isolated step in writing a paper.
Actually, research is a cyclic process that occurs the entire time you're writing a paper. It can even result in dramatic changes of direction for the work and in the development of a different thesis.