This guide will help you with your research assignments for the General Education course Arts in Cultural Context. Use the adjacent blue buttons to help you find sources about Russia and its culture. If you need help, contact the librarian.
This is a great place to start when you do not know where to begin. Summon is the library's version of Google. It searches both our library catalog and many of our databases all at once!
Before choosing a topic, make sure you understand your assignment. Read your assignment and look for:
Make sure you understand your assignment’s purpose. Are you supposed to take a side in an existing argument, explain a problem, propose a position, describe a project or process, or do something else?
If you find that you cannot describe what your assignment is about to someone else, either read it again or ask your instructor for clarification.