Documented Essays or Research Papers

 

 

All papers should have:

 

The Topic:

 

When writing a research paper you blend three types of material:

 

 

Cite by using summaries, paraphrases, or direct quotations

 

 

Types of Sources

***See the source information and source evaluation sheets.

Primary Sources (The Best)

Secondary Sources

 

 

 

How to Cite Sources:

 

MLA (Modern Language Association)

http://www.mla.org/ for MLA

http://www.liunet.edu/cwis/cwp/library/workshop/citmla.htm for MLA

http://www.westwords.com/guffey/mla.html for MLA electronic sources

 

APA (American Psychological Association)

http://www.apa.org/ for APA

http://www.liunet.edu/cwis/cwp/library/workshop/citapa.htm for APA

http://www.westwords.com/guffey/apa.html for APA electronic sources