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Books on Writing Research Papers
Doing Honest Work in College by
Call Number: PN171.F56 L56 2008
Publication Date: 2008-04-15
This helpful guide explains the principles of academic integrity in a clear, straight forward way and shows students how to apply them in all academic situations—from paper writing and independent research to study groups and lab work.
Student's Guide to Writing College Papers by
Call Number: LB2369 .T82 2010
Publication Date: 2010-04-15
Provides students with directions and guidelines for writing research papers, covering such topics as finding useful sources, writing a first draft, presenting evidence in tables and figures, revising, and writing the introduction and conclusion.
Books on MLA Style
MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing by
Call Number: REF PN147 .G444 2008
Publication Date: 2008-01-01
Provides information on stylistic aspects of research papers, theses, and dissertations, including sections on writing fundamentals, MLA documentation style, and copyright law.
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers by
Call Number: LB2369 .G53 2009
Publication Date: 2009-01-01
The MLA Handbook treats every aspect of research writing, from selecting a topic to submitting the completed paper.
A Guide to MLA Documentation by
Call Number: PN147 .T75 2006
Publication Date: 2005-09-01
Plagiarism means to use somebody else's ideas and/or words as if they were yours; in other words: plagiarism is a form of theft.
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