Petroleum Technology - LSC-North Harris

Starting Point

  1. Think about your topic and what you are trying to answer.  Terms? People? Organizations? Places? Objects?
  2. List terms that best represent the main concepts of your topic.

    • oil rigs and safety
    • oil rig and disaster
    • offshore oil well drilling
    • oil spills
    • blowouts and prevention
    • underwater drilling
    • drilling rig
    • Exxon Valdez oil spill
    • Deepwater Horizon oil spill
    • hydraulic fracturing

Research Databases

Use your 14-digit library barcode number for off-campus access (the number is on the back of your student ID).  Don't have an ID? Get one from the library. Distance students can fill out the online request form.

Articles: Reports, Trade Publications, Journals

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