Plagiarism Test: How to Recognize Plagiarism, School of Education, Indiana University at Bloomington Certification Tests Notice: tests have changed from past versions. See changes. The Chicago Manual of Style Online: Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide The Chicago Manual of Style presents two basic documentation systems: (1) notes and bibliography and (2) author-date. Choosing between the two often depends on subject matter and the nature of sources cited, as each system is favored by different groups of scholars. The notes and bibliography style is preferred by many in the humanities, including those in literature, history, and the arts.
Research and Citation If you are having trouble locating a specific resource please visit the search page or the Site Map. Conducting Research These OWL resources will help you conduct research using primary source methods, such as interviews and observations, and secondary source methods, such as books, journals, and the Internet. This area also includes materials on evaluating research sources. Evaluating Internet Research Sources Robert Harris Version Date: December 27, 2013 Previous: November 6, 2013; Nov. 22, 2010 and June 15, 2007 "The central work of life is interpretation." --Proverb Essay and Assignment Writing The following resources can provide you with strategies to help you with your essay and assignment writing. Essay writing: the basics A general outline of the steps to writing essays at university. Essay and assignment planning Some helpful advice and strategies about getting started and constructive planning of your essay or assignment. Answering assignment questions
Welcome! (Liberation: Referencing) Welcome to the University of Northampton Information Resources Referencing Tutorial. This interactive tutorial will show you how to reference published material in your academic work. When you have finished the tutorial you should be able to: IPA Typewriter If the title above does not display correctly, you should click on "About" to find out how to get a unicode font. Introduction You can use this tool to type phonemic symbols to be inserted in a word processor. You can also use it to produce the code needed to insert phonemic symbols in a web page.
7 Great Bibliography and Citation Tools for Students Yesterday while we were working on the post entitled 5 Great Learning Tools for students and as we reviewed EasyBib, we decided to include here a post that would feature a list of some important bibliography and citation tools. As teachers and educators, you know how hard students struggle to properly use a quote, citation, or list bibliography items. This is even more serious when it comes to writing formal research papers. The tools included below are among the best web services you can find online to help with the integration of bibliography and citations into documents. Evaluation Criteria from "The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: or, Why It's a Good Idea to Evaluate Web Sources" The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: or, Why It's a Good Idea to Evaluate Web Sources ||Authority | Accuracy | Objectivity | Currency | Coverage || Last updated:April 27, 2009by Susan E. BeckCollection Development Coordinator New Mexico State University Library © 1997 Susan E. BeckEducational use: You are welcome to use and make print copies of these materials for educational purposes only.
Database Searching Having trouble searching the databases? Try some of these tips. Tip 1. Choose Your Search Terms Carefully Think carefully about the terms that you type into the search box. These are common mistakes: Harvard Reference Generator Tool: Harvard/APA Referencing created for essays, reports and dissertations About This Tool If you're a student and have ever had to write Reports, Essays or Theses, you will have had to reference what you have used in your report. If you mention something that someone else has written, you need to give them credit by referencing them. American English Dialects North American English Dialects, Based on Pronunciation Patterns Small-Scale Dialect Map The small map below is the same as the Full-Scale Dialect Map that follows, but shows the entire width of the map (on most monitors). 24-Aug.-2010
Excellent Guides To Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies April 12, 2014 EasyBib helps educators provide students with the tools they need to do credible and ethical research, while allowing them to track student progress and understanding before they hand in their final paper. EasyBib has also been recently integrated into Google Docs allowing students to easily and properly cite their resources with one single click. Today, as I was browsing through EasyBib's most frequently asked questions I came across some really interesting tips to help teachers and students with the citing of their sources and bibliographies. From citing a tweet to how to evaluate websites, these resources cover almost everything students need for developing their citation skills. Check them out below