Library - Research Tools

Tutorials

Online Guide to Writing and Research-- University of Maryland, University College

How to Write a Research Paper--© Copyright 1999, Charles King, Georgetown University

Credible Sources Count-- Outlines some questions to ask yourself when evaluating what you find on the web.  Vaughn Memorial Library, Acadia University

Research it Right -- Describes the steps of the research process from finding a topic to the final product.  Vaughn Memorial Library, Acadia University

You Quote it, You Note it! -- Explains the basics of avoiding plagiarism by learning why, when, and how to cite. Vaughn Memorial Library, Acadia University

Searching Literature for Evidence Based Medicine --USCF Library

Finding Information on the Internet -- UC Berkeley Library

Pubmed Online Tutorial -- a web-based learning program that will show you how to search PubMed®, the National Library of Medicine journal literature search system.

APA STYLE GUIDE (American Psychological Association)

APA Tutorial

APA Formatting & Style Guide -- OWL @ Purdue University
 
APA Online Tutorial -
- University Libraries, University of Southern Mississippi

APA SOFTWARE-- PERRLA 

 

WRITING GUIDES

OWL - Purdue University Online Writing Lab

Writer's Handbook -- University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center

Guide to Grammar & Style -- J. Lynch, Rutgers University

Writer's Web -- University of Richmond Writing Center

AVOIDING PLAGIARISM

Plagiarism Defined

Avoiding Plagiarism -- Purdue University

Plagiarism: What It Is and How to Avoid It  -- Indiana University