Give students the tools they need to conduct research in today's digital world
This brief guide focuses on information literacy, showing students not only how to do research but also why it is important. Develop confident and compelling writing voices by teaching students how to synthesize their own ideas with the ideas of others.
Students learn to think critically about ownership and authority and how to find and incorporate credible sources in their writing.
Addresses research issues in the age of collaborative information sites like Wikipedia that can oversimplify information.
An overview of academic citation styles features two sample research papers cited in both MLA and APA formats.
Hands-on activities include visuals, charts, checklists, and exercises to help students improve their writing and research.