Helpful Resources for Research Papers


A Guide for Writing Research Papers
http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/mla/index.shtml This resource was originally based on recommendations in the MLA Handbook's fourth edition and is currently being updated to conform to the fifth edition of the MLA Handbook (1999).

A Guide for Writing Research Papers
http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/library/researchprocess2.htm
Based on the American Psychological Association (APA) Documentation

Citation & Style Guides
http://library.concordia.ca/help/howto/citations.html A listing of links to General & Electronic Citation Guides including specific styles guides (APA, MLA, Turabian, Chicago) for examples of citing electronic sources in those formats.

http://citationmachine.net/ Son of Citation Machine is a cite you can use to enter in data of the resource you used, and it will automatically create the citation format.

How to Do Research on the Internet
http://www.lib.monash.edu.au/vl/www/wwwcon.htm A tutorial on how to do research on the Internet

Search Engines
This course is based on integrating technology, including the internet, with traditional teaching strategies. Students and teachers are encouraged to search the internet for additional web sites which will enhance the study of History and Social Studies
* Note: When doing an internet search, one should use a minimum of three search engines.

 
http://nettrekker.henrico.k12.va.us/ http://www.beyondbooks.com/
http://apex.henrico.k12.va.us/ (for A.P. students only) http://www.alltheweb.com/
http://www.google.com/ http://www.ask.com/
http://www.grokker.com/ http://clusty.com/
http://www.ipl.org/ www.yahoo.com