College: Gould Library: Analyzing Information Literacy in Student Writing
CSI(L) Carleton: Forensic Librarians and Reflective Practices In the Library with the Lead Pipe is pleased to welcome guest authors Iris Jastram, Danya Leebaw, and Heather Tompkins. They are reference and instruction librarians at Carleton College, a small liberal arts college in Minnesota. Becoming forensic librarians Image by smwright “Wait, this is information literacy?” a rhetorician at our workshop exclaimed in excited surprise.
<=Back to Table of Contents Acker, Christine. “Making the Transition from High School to College Writing.” Undergraduate Writing Center Handouts. teachingfyws / Bibliography
Citation Styles: Types of Materials: Citation Styles AAA (American Anthropological Association) - used in Anthropology Based on the Chicago Manual of Style. Know Which Style To Use - Citation Style Guide - The Library's Subject Guides! at American University
Most university courses involve some sort of extended writing assignment, usually in the form of a research paper. Papers normally require that a student identify a broad area of research related to the course, focus the topic through some general background reading, identify a clear research question, marshal primary and secondary resources to answer the question, and present the argument in a clear and creative manner, with proper citations. That is the theory, at least. But how do you go about doing it all? This brief guide provides some answers. Teaching Yourself How to Write a Research Paper
Developing a Research Question Developing a Research Question--explanation Developing a Research Question Developing a Research Question
Introduction to the Scientific Method The scientific method is the process by which scientists, collectively and over time, endeavor to construct an accurate (that is, reliable, consistent and non-arbitrary) representation of the world. Recognizing that personal and cultural beliefs influence both our perceptions and our interpretations of natural phenomena, we aim through the use of standard procedures and criteria to minimize those influences when developing a theory. Introduction to the Scientific Method
Essentials of research methods: a guide to social research - Janet M. Ruane