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Consumer Sciences Research Guide: Consumer Sciences Research Home

Elizabeth Fox

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Welcome to the consumer sciences research guide. The contents of this guide are intended to help you do research within the broad discipline of consumer sciences and all it's sub-disciplines like apparel merchandising, consumer affairs, and hospitality management. If you have any questions while doing your research, the librarians at Briggs Library are happy to help you. The librarian who works with the consumer sciences department is listed to the left but any librarian will be able to help you.

Guides to Fields Related to Consumer Sciences

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Research Evaluation Tools

There are tools that help you get a paper ready for publication and can help you measure the impact of a paper after it is published.

Check out these revewing systems:

Paper Critic

Peer Evaluation

Here are some sites to help track the impact of your research:


Research Gate

See more altmetric sites here.

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