So, you need to do that first research paper, and you are startng to freak out. Where to start? Fear not, help is here.
This guide will show you how to break the writing of your research paper down into four managable chunks: Define, Locate, Evaluate, and Document.
- Define your topic
Refine your topic
Lay out the initial planning
Find background information
- Locate your information
Articles (from journals or magazines)
- Evaluate your sources for quality and appropriatness
- Document your sources using citation styles (MLA, APA, ASA, etc)
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