Writing a Research Paper

Guidelines for writing a research paper

Online guides to help users understand the process of writing a research paper. Read more...

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Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Sources

What are 'primary' sources and 'secondary' sources and how can I find them? Read more ...


Scholarly and/or Popular Sources

What is a 'scholarly' source?  What is a 'popular' source? What is 'a peer-reviewed' source? Read more...


Citing Sources: Print and Electronic Resources

Style guides describe how to cite sources for academic research and writing. Read more...


Plagiarism

Plagiarism is defined in the Regent College Academic Catalogue under Academic Information/ Academic Integrity being "an academic offence in which someone presents, in whole or in part, the work of another person as his or her own work." Read more..