Mormonism - A Step-by-Step Research Guide


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Step 1: Locate background information on your topic

Consult General & Specialized encyclopedias and other broad readings to find:

General print encyclopedias are found in the Social Sciences/Education Reference collection, Level 1. Use the encyclopedia's index volume to look up "Mormons," "Mormonism," and other sub-topics you want to research. Read every article that seems relevant to your topic.

For Specialized print encyclopedias, use the Religion/Family History Reference collection, Level 2, and the Social Sciences/Education Reference collection, Level 1.:

Online encyclopedia resources are also available. For example: