Introduction to all CHS LibGuides and research topics
Last Updated: Aug 27, 2015
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Alumnae Hall, Lower Level
It is important to remember that intellectual property is just that - property. Taking someone's ideas is theft, just like taking their car or their lunch money.
Some creators grant limited permission for their work to be reused (such as Creative Commons). Online collaboration is encouraged but it is plagiarism to take info from a web site and claim it as your own - particularly in a research project. Get permission, give credit, and act ethically in your research.
One day someone may give you the credit you're due, too.
APA style guide to electronic references
Call Number: BF76.7 .P84 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Adapted from the sixth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, this comprehensive guide offers up-to-date information on formatting electronic references in APA Style. It outlines the key elements to include when referencing electronic sources, with an emphasis on using the digital object identifier (DOI) to locate web-based information reliably. Most important, it provides a wealth of examples for readers to model for everything from online journal articles to supplemental data sets and measurement instruments to books, videos, apps, websites, podcasts, blog posts, and social media. Approximately 70 examples are provided for readers to consider as they learn how to create reliable references for electronic sources.
Publication Date: 2006
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations
Publication Date: 2007
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
Publication Date: 2009
AMA Manual of Style
Call Number: REF. R119 .A533 2007
Publication Date: 2007
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