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An all emcompassing guide to better assit you in finding scholarly resources for your projects.
Recommended Web Sites for writing a research paper:
AMA -- American Medical Association's style guide from University of Washington.
APA -- American Psychological Association's style guide from Purdue University Online Writing Lab.
Chicago Style Manual -- from Purdue University Online Writing Lab.
MLA -- Modern Language Association's style guide from Purdue University Online Writing Lab.
Tips and Tricks for doing Research:
Research Project Calculator
A+ Writing and Research Guide
Getting Started with Your Research
How to talk to databases
How to write a research paper
Identifying scholarly journal articles
Generating Search Terms Part 1 and Part 2
Why can't I just Google?
Researching Online for College Students: 5 easy steps
How to read a Scientific Paper
How to prepare an Annotated Bibliography
Literary Criticism Collections
A Quick Guide to Plagiarism
Recommended Tutorials and Tools for Information Literacy:
What is Plagiarism?
Search Google better
Search Engines vs. Research Databases
Understanding Boolean Operators
Credible Sources: A tutorial
Evaluating Information Sources
Evaluating Web Site Tutorial
Search Engines from "Internet Tutorials"
Subject Directories from "Internet Tutorials"
Understanding Information Literacy
A "Fairy" Use Tale (Explains Fair Use and Copyright)