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Research Support: Research Methodology

Research support guide for faculty and students.

What is Research Methodology?

Research methodology is the specific procedures or techniques used to identify, select, process, and analyze information about a topic. In a research paper, the methodology section allows the reader to critically evaluate a study’s overall validity and reliability. The methodology section answers two main questions: How was the data collected or generated? How was it analyzed? 

Books & Resources on Research Methodology

Qualitative and Quantitative Research

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