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Quick Study Academic APA/MLA Guidelines for Students

Quick Study Academic APA/MLA Guidelines for Students

  • Author: Thomas Smith,BarCharts, Inc
  • Publisher: Quickstudy
  • ISBN: 9781423217589
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 6
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This newly revised and updated version of our handy APA/MLA Guidelines reference tool features the latest rules for academic writing dictated by the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Modern Language Association (MLA). Both groups are equally represented through key definitions, writing examples, and insightful tips on structuring an essay or term paper--all in an easy-to-use format.

Apa/Mla Guidelines

Apa/Mla Guidelines

  • Author: Thomas Smith,BarCharts, Inc
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781423209836
  • Category:
  • Page: 6
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Anyone writing a paper will need to use one of these two forms of documentation. Two main documentations forms in this guide; Modern Language Association and American Psychological Association.

APA/MLA Guidelines (Speedy Study Guides)

APA/MLA Guidelines (Speedy Study Guides)

  • Author: Speedy Publishing
  • Publisher: Speedy Publishing LLC
  • ISBN: 1681278200
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 5
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When writing at a higher level, students are expected to use APA and/or MLA formatting so as not to plagiarize. Having a study guide that outlines the rules of each particular formatting style can help students learn the basics as well as when to use quotations, and how to do proper citations. This will help students from having to read through volumes of books to know how to do a proper citation.

Cite Right, Second Edition

Cite Right, Second Edition

A Quick Guide to Citation Styles--MLA, APA, Chicago, the Sciences, Professions, and More

  • Author: Charles Lipson
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press
  • ISBN: 0226484645
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 213
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Explains the importance of using citations; outlines the various styles, including APA, MLA, and Chicago; and offers examples for each from a wide range of sources.

Cite Right

Cite Right

A Quick Guide to Citation Styles--MLA, APA, Chicago, the Sciences, Professions, and More

  • Author: Charles Lipson
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press
  • ISBN: 0226484807
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 208
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In his bestselling guide, Doing Honest Work in College: How to Prepare Citations, Avoid Plagiarism, and Achieve Real Academic Success, veteran teacher Charles Lipson brought welcome clarity to the principles of academic honesty as well as to the often murky issues surrounding plagiarism in the digital age. Thousands of students have turned to Lipson for no-nonsense advice on how to cite sources properly—and avoid plagiarism—when writing their research papers. With his latest book, Cite Right, Lipson once again provides much-needed counsel in a concise and affordable handbook for students and researchers. Building on Doing Honest Work in College, Lipson’s new book offers a wealth of information on an even greater range of citation styles and details the intricacies of many additional kinds of sources. Lipson’s introductory essay, “Why Cite,” explains the reasons it is so important to use citations—and to present them accurately—in research writing. In subsequent chapters, Lipson explains the main citation styles students and researchers are likely to encounter in their academic work: Chicago; MLA; APA; CSE (biological sciences); AMA (medical sciences); ACS (chemistry, mathematics, and computer science); physics, astrophysics, and astronomy; Bluebook and ALWD (law); and AAA (anthropology and ethnography). His discussions of these styles are presented simply and clearly with examples drawn from a wide range of source types crossing all disciplines, from the arts and humanities to science, law, and medicine. Based on deep experience in the academic trenches, Cite Right is an accessible, one-stop resource—a must-have guide for students and researchers alike who need to prepare citations in any of the major disciplines and professional studies.

Quick Coach Guide to Avoiding Plagiarism with 2009 MLA and APA Update

Quick Coach Guide to Avoiding Plagiarism with 2009 MLA and APA Update

  • Author: Rosemarie Menager-Beeley,Lyn Paulos
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1133009409
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 64
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The QUICK COACH GUIDE TO AVOIDING PLAGIARISM WITH 2009 MLA AND APA UPDATE gives students the necessary knowledge and tools to be able to confidently author their own work without making citation errors or committing plagiarism. Chapters cover the basics of recognizing plagiarism; taking notes; summarizing, quoting, and paraphrasing source material; and documenting sources in the latest MLA and APA styles. Knowledge Checks in each chapter and a Practice Quiz allow students to test their understanding of the concepts presented. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Harbrace Guide to Writing, Concise

The Harbrace Guide to Writing, Concise

  • Author: Cheryl Glenn
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 0495913995
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 512
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The first situation-based 3-in-1 writing guide (including a rhetoric, reader, and research manual), THE HARBRACE GUIDE TO WRITING, CONCISE 2nd Edition, brings the rhetorical situation to life. Renowned author and educator Cheryl Glenn translates rhetorical theory into easy-to-follow (and easy-to-teach) techniques that help sharpen students' ability to observe what words, assertions, or opinions might work best with a particular audience in a specific situation. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Learning Online

Learning Online

A Guide to Success in the Virtual Classroom

  • Author: Maggie McVay Lynch
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1135997446
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 232
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Whether taking classes in school, college or university, or in a corporate training setting, it is likely that learners will be expected to do at least part of their studies via the computer. This book provides realistic guidelines to ensure their success in the virtual learning environment. From detailing tools such as WebCT and Blackboard, to overcoming personal barriers to success in distance learning, this handy text deals with issues that readers of any age, stage or situation are likely to encounter by: * demystifying terms and concepts common to online learning * addressing issues of online ethics such as netiquette, plagiarism and software piracy * offering practical advice on interacting effectively online, submitting assignments and doing research * furnishing numerous links to Web pages and other resources for further study and research. The author offers serious and humorous anecdotes to help readers avoid the pitfalls and capitalize on opportunities that will help them become a successful online student. Current and prospective online learners will greatly benefit from this practical book filled with clear, detailed assistance for learning online.

The Curious Writer

The Curious Writer

  • Author: Bruce Ballenger
  • Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 467
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The Concise Edition of the popular title,The Curious Writeroffers the same unique, entertaining, and personal author voice that is sure to grab reader’s interest and motivate them to write. In an abbreviated format,The Curious Writeroffers an emphasis on inquiry as both a driving force behind the writing process and a method of discovery and learning. The book operates on the principle that writers, who begin with questions, rather than answers, achieve better results in their work.

Multimedia Literacy

Multimedia Literacy

  • Author: Fred Thomas Hofstetter
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
  • ISBN: 9780073659985
  • Category: Computer literacy
  • Page: 418
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Accompanies Multimedia Text by Fred T. Hofstetter.