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Writing a Research Paper: Getting Started
This video provides tips on how to get started with a research paper.
By the DeWitt Wallace Library Length: 2:47
Writing a Research Paper: Research
Thngs to think about when researching a paper.
By the DeWitt Wallace Library Length: 2:16
Writing a Research Paper: Citing
This video provides tips on why and how to best cite sources.
By the DeWitt Wallace Library Length: 2:25
How to get articles using WorldCat
This video explains how to find an article in WorldCat, and how to request it via interlibrary loan in case it is not available online
By the DeWitt Wallace Library Length: 2:36
Plagiarism Tutorial
This tutorial explains what plagiarism is when writing college papers, and how to avoid it.
How do I get this article? Using JournalFinder
This tutorial explains how to use the JournalFinder to locate an article.
By the DeWitt Wallace Library Length: 1:20
Using MacLinks in Google Scholar
This video tutorial explains how to set up and use MacLinks in Google Scholar to connect to library materials.
By the DeWitt Wallace Library Length: 1:12