Research and Citation Help

Guides and information for research papers. Citation guides.

Research and citation tools


Citation Help


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How to write a citation and avoid plagiarism

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Unlocking research: how to search
24/7 self-training in research strategy

Search strategies
What are you looking for? This mind map gives you some essential directions to start your paper.
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The four Bs or how to keep focus on a research process in 4 steps
Go from Broad to narrow, find a Bounty of keywords, use Biographies and write an accurate Bibliography
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Evaluate information
Decide whether the information is relevant to your paper and gain time.
Determine the quality of information presented in the document you use for a paper. Check the tutorial section to find out ways to do it.