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English 101: First-Year Composition I: Home

This guide will help students find research sources, library tutorials, and writing assistance.

Tour UT Libraries

Library Online Tour

Watch online videos and tutorials about using Hodges Library and other UT Libraries.

Library How-To Videos

The Libraries' YouTube Channel

Want More Information?

Librarians are here to help!  Use the Research Guides to find more information in your subject area, or contact Kelly Tilton ( for more information about ENG101 resources.

Using the Library

For help with searching, go to the Libraries' Tutorials page, which has tutorials about:

  • Searching for Articles
  • Searching for Books in Hodges Library

Find articles for English 101 assignments. Use these Library Databases:

Sources for Statistics

You may find statistics from governmental agencies by adding to the end of a Google search. For example, a Google search for high school graduation rates would bring back information and statistics from the U.S. Department of Education ( and other government agencies.

CQ Researcher is another good place to find statistics.  Search by topic, then look under the "Maps/Graphs" heading on the left of each topical report.

Writing Help

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