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CAS 100A: Effective Speech {original}

James A. Hart (Penn State Scranton)

This guide will help you throughout the research process for your speech assignments. 

Using the tabs in the upper left of this page you will be able to find instructions, resources, and examples for each of the three major steps in the research process for your informative and persuasive speeches.


Steps for Your CAS 100 Research

1. Select - Choosing and Narrowing Your Topic

2. Discover - Searching for Factual Information

3. Attribute - Citing Sources in Any Style


Information Overload

Upson, M., Hall, C. M., & Cannon, K. (2015) Information now: A graphic guide to student research. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.

If you need some guidance at any point in the research process, please contact me to schedule a research consultation.  I'd be happy to help!