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A Guide to Comparative Cultural Studies and Humanities Research: Home

Comparative Cultural Studies

Welcome to Comparative Cultural Studies and Humanities! Researching and writing, whether about film, literature, painting, even advertising (among other subjects) can be a very difficult task. This guide was created to help you locate resources to help you throughout the research and writing process, from choosing a topic to citing your sources.

Each tab (above) relates to a key aspect of preparing and writing a research paper, with materials specifically geared to the general topics and assignments for humanities-related courses.

This guide will help you:

  • Refine your research question that addresses an aspect of cultural change. 
  • Find places with good resources.
  • Offer ways to evaluate those sources.
  • Ways to cite sources.