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WH299 & WH399 JWS/WRS Research Seminar: Qualitative Research Design


Many of you are interested in conducting interviews, creating surveys, or otherwise conducting other types of qualitative research for your projects. This page gives you some links to different references (mostly books) on these subjects.

If you would like to locate additional resources in addition to the ones below, here are some Subject Headings that you can search for in Franklin:

  • Social sciences Methodology
  • Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology
  • Social sciences Statistical methods
  • Interviewing
  • Interviewing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.


Here is a list of books available in the library or online that provide some guidance on designing interview questions:

General Guides to Qualitative Research