It is very easy to jump right into writing your paper, but librarians recommend that you take just a minute or two to organize your thoughts. This way, you will know exactly what you need, and you'll have a pretty good idea of how to do it. By following the outline below, you will feel more prepared during the research process, and subsequently feel more confident during the writing process.
Please download the above Research Plan and complete the steps. Then, use the document as a guide to keep your research on track and your assignment goals clear. You can also view the Research Plan on our GEO 100 guide without downloading any documents.