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IQP Research Guide

Types of Sources

When conducting research for your IQP, it is important to consult a wide variety of resources, including peer-reviewed articles, books, newspapers, government reports, NGO reports, and association websites.

Use the links to the left to find search tips on the following types of sources: 

  • Past IQPs and MQPs
  • Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
  • Books
  • Newspapers
  • Useful Websites

Watch the short videos below for additional guidance on effectively and efficiently finding sources.

Types of Information and Their Sources

WPI Library Search Box

Here is a short video tutorial on more effective searching in the WPI Library search box:

Database Searching & Retrieving Full-Text Journal Articles