RESEARCH & WRITING
Effective questioning and research strategiesThe Big6 is the most widely-known and widely-used approach toteaching information and technology skills in the world.
Evaluating Web Sites: Cornell University Library
A chart with five criteria for evaluating web sites.A guide designed to support you as you use electronic and print resources to:choose a topic, craft a thesis, take efficient notes, use parenthetical documentation, prepare a Works Cited page, and draft and revise a research paper.A step by step guide to researching & writinga paper for high school and college students.
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Plagiarism: What It is and How to Recognize and Avoid It
Carlos and Eddie's Guide to Bruin Success with Less Stress -- Includes tips on intellectual property, file sharing, citing and documenting sources, avoiding disaster, and not getting busted
A free resource sponsored by iParadigms, LLC, the makers of Turnitin, WriteCheck, and iThenticate
This resource gives you a formula for you to check the probability that you plagiarized and shares information on one way your teachers might check
This resource provides a quick-reference guide to avoid some of the most common mistakes student writers make.
This thorough, easy-to-read guide covers plagiarism and its consequences.