This pair of books, co-authored with Manisha V. Patel, is a complete guide for students and research mentors to intensive, experiential research in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine (STEMM) outside of a college classroom. Through these books, students will discover how to find, engage with, and succeed in research, while mentors will develop a deeper understanding of how to build and support diverse and inclusive communities of collaborative researchers.

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