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The Research and Writing Process: A Step-by-Step Guide: Overview


The research process is messy, takes time and practice. It is also a creative process. We attempt to break this complex process into broad steps to serve as a guide, not as a rigid formula to research. Read, write, reflect, proofread. 


Books on Conducting Research

Library Hours

Please visit our public home page for access to our electronic resources.


The library's regular hours are:

Monday - Thursday: 8am-7pm

Friday: 8am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-2pm

Sundays: Closed 

We are available online Monday-Friday 9am-5pm at: 

Contact the Library's Front Desk at (505) 428-1352.  Ask a research question at (505) 428-1234.

The library follows the SFCC campus closure schedule.  If the campus is closed, the library is also closed.

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