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A research guide to help students with their macro analysis of a human services agency

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Indian River State College has a wealth of online resources to help you complete your research, but do not hesitate to ask a librarian if you need help on a specific project or class.   

Click on the librarian for contact information. For virtual students and those students at the Dixon Hendry or Chastain campuses, email any librarian to be connected with personalized research assistance. 

 

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Dr. Akos Delneky
Administrative Director
Fort Pierce Campus

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Alexis Carlson
Faculty Librarian
Fort Pierce Campus

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Kendra Auberry
Faculty Librarian
Pruitt Campus

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Angie Neely-Sardon
Faculty Librarian
Mueller Campus

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Mia Tignor
Faculty Librarian
Fort Pierce Campus

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Brett Williams
Faculty Librarian
Pruitt Campus

Katie Williams
Faculty Librarian
Fort Pierce Campus

Paper Tigers

Research Paper

You've been tasked with writing a 6-8 page research paper that provides an overview of a human services agency or entitlement program. Your analysis will cover various aspects of the agency or program including history, mission statement, government, effects, future, and solutions. You'll need to support your thesis and findings with quality sources of information from the Libraries' databases, newspapers, legislation, budget and possibly other sources. 

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Your Borrower ID is your student ID (PID for employees)

Your PIN is your 4-digit birth date (MMDD)

Student Database Login (Student ID is used as Borrower ID, PIN is MMDD of birthday)

 

 

 

Florida Research

National Research

Search for Articles using Google Scholar

To add the FIND TEXT @ IRSC link to your search results, click the bars (also called a hamburger icon)Google Scholar Advanced Options in the top left then click Settings. Next, click on Library Links. Type in Indian River State College and click the magnifying glass and then place a checkmark in the box next to the results and click Save.