Research Strategies: Overview

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You may associate research with school assignments or work being done by scientists off in a laboratory somewhere, but research is a valuable skill in many different respects.  The hours you spent looking at cycling and consumer review websites to find the best bike to use on your commute… research; the blogs and Amazon reviews you read to find your last good read… research; or the travel guides, websites, and books you studied preparing for your trip to Spain…. yup… research!

Please watch the brief video below to get a sense of why research is a valuable skill both in the academic world and in *real* life!