Dr. Mary Brown
1. Learn basic research skills for conducting competent research
2. Have an opportunity to make a contribution to the field based on the knowledge gained in the master's program
Ronald R. Powell, Basic Research Methods for Librarians, 3rd ed. (Greenwich, CT: Ablex Publishing Corporation, 1999).
Peter Hernon, Statistics: A Component of the Research Process, Rev. ed. (Norwood, NJ: Ablex Publishing Corporation, 1994).