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First Year Student Research

Let the Research Begin

Cartoon racoon in bedroom with laptop and books studying and listening to musicWelcome! This guide provides an introduction to academic research for first-year students at Fresno State. It is meant to support them with their research assignments and in their continued scholarship. Click through the links on the left for tips on each stage of the research process.

Grab some snacks, find a cozy space to study, and let the research begin! Click on the raccoon for some no-vocals study beats.

Image source: Jeoffrey Magellan, Chillhop Radio