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This three-minute  video explains the BEAM research model developed by Joseph Bizup (2008).

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Kimberly Willson

ASE Research Model

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Use the acronym, ASE, for your research strategy!

your topic to discover keywords, related terms, synonyms. Use scholarly subject encyclopedias for background information.

for articles, books, and documentaries. List relevant databases.

the resources....Are they relevant? Are they current? Peer reviewed? Scholarly or popular?