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New Books on Research Methodology
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Research Methodology Books for the Theory of Literature Students
Research Support Databases
Journal Citation Reports
The JCR provides journal intelligence that highlights the value and contribution of a journal through a rich array of transparent data, metrics and analysis. This analysis tool summarizes citations from the journals, books, and proceedings in the Web of Science Core Collection, which is a painstakingly selected, actively curated database of the sources that have been judged to be the most important and useful in their fields.
Sage Research Methods Online
SAGE Research Methods supports beginning and advanced researchers in every step of a research project, from writing a research question, choosing a method, gathering and analyzing data, to writing up and publishing the findings.
With information on the full range of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods for the social and behavioral sciences, as well as many methods commonly used in the hard sciences, the book, reference, and journal content in SAGE Research Methodsfrom SAGEs renowned methods publishing programand advanced features help researchers of all levels conduct their research
Web of Science Core Collection
Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
Books on the Research Process