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Researching an Argument

This guide will help you research and find evidence to support an argument. Students writing an argumentative essay or creating a persuasive speech will find this guide useful.

Advanced Searching

Do a Basic or Advanced Search in the Mayfield Library Catalog


  1. Locate the Mayfield Library Quick Search.
  2. Click More Search Options to access the advanced search.

Advanced Search Options



  1. Search using as many fields as you need.
  2. You may limit your search to particular content types, full text, or scholarly articles.
  3. Click search to pull up your list of results.