(The graphic shows 5 steps of the research process arranged around in a cyclical, circular way, instead of a linear way)
Research is an iterative process. Instead of straightforward and linear, it is repetitive and cyclical. As you move through the steps to learn, you should modify and revise your strategies. Don't be afraid to return to an earlier step to reset your process!
Use the side navigation to learn more about each step.
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