Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Welcome to Research Guides for Occupational Therapy
Welcome to the Occupational Therapy Research Guide! Here you will find tips on finding evidence-based research and links to library resources including databases, journal articles, books, ebooks, and practice guidelines. If you can't find what you are looking for please feel free to give us a call or make a research appointment with your CGS Librarian. We are here to help:
- Direct you to helpful resources for citing your sources and managing your citations.
- Guide you in creating search strategies, including tips on broadening or narrowing your search.
- Present assignment-based sessions to classes, individual, or groups.
- Provide helpful links to other library resources pertaining to your individual research.
Have a Question?
|24/7 Chat may connect you with a librarian from another institution.
New? Look Here First!
(Video: 3 min. 40 sec.) Make sure the journal article you want is not already available, then request the article from another institution for free.
Qualitative vs. Quantitative
(Video: 4 min. 13 sec.) Have an assignment to find a qualitative journal article or a quantitative article? Learn the difference and how to find one.
How do I access Tutor.com?
(Video: 1 min. 59 sec.) Get individual help to understand and study your subject and proofread your term papers.
Plagiarism & Paraphrasing
Do you need a refresher on standards for plagiarism and paraphrasing? This video reviews the standards of plagiarism (according to West Coast University Academic Honor Code) as well as methods to use when paraphrasing sources.