The course covers four areas:
- methods of scholarly research and dissemination of research (also known as knowledge mobilization)
- enumerative (reference) bibliography and appropriate forms of citation and documentation
- Analytical/descriptive/historical bibliography, textual criticism, and editorial practice
- disciplinary issues in English and aspects of professional life
Books to Buy
Booth, Wayne C., Gregory G. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams. The Craft of Research. 3rd ed. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2008. Print.
Williams, William Proctor, and Craig S. Abbott. An Introduction to Bibliographical and Textual Studies. 4th ed. New York: Modern Language Association, 2009. Print.