Students can access
Online at home
- Indian Prairie School District Style Guide for Research Projects - Examine this school district's guidelines for student research reports, grades 6 through 12.
- Guide to Writing Research Papers - Based on Modern Language Association (MLA), this is a very comprehensive guide to writing a research paper. Learn to select a topic, gather information, write the drafts, and make proper citations.
- Anti-Plagiarism Strategies for Research Papers - This site lists excellent strategies for preventing and detecting plagiarism.
- OWL Handouts - Search this site for student handouts on mechanics, usage, the writing process, and research papers. Use this site to individualize student learning or to review your own skills
- Write a Research Paper - Use this step-by-step approach that includes Discovering and Choosing a Topic, Looking For and Forming a Focus, and Gathering Information.
- March 23, 2002