Research Resources at BGSU
Citing Sources in a Research Paper:
- APA Format: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
- MLA Format: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/
- How to Write an Abstract (Phillip Koopman): http://users.ece.cmu.edu/~koopman/essays/abstract.html
- Defining Abstracts / Literacy Education Online: http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/bizwrite/abstracts.html
- Abstract Rubric: (pdf)
Abstract Submission Guidelines:
Your document should be formatted using Microsoft Word.
If you have chemical or mathematical symbols you should submit jpegs of the figures that contain these elements AND you should prepare your word document as a pdf and submit both the pdf and the Word document.
Learning Commons (Wire):
The Writing Staff at the Learning Commons is committed to the success of students who are conducting writing related to research activities. http://www.bgsu.edu/learning-commons/writing/guidewire/Research.html
Student Technology Assistance Center (STAC):
The Student Technology Assistance Center (STAC) offers peer-to-peer instruction on a variety of software applications for undergraduate, graduate and distance students. Assistance is available by appointment, through drop-in visits, one-on-one, in small groups or through class visits. http://www.bgsu.edu/library/stac.html
The University Libraries offers Individual Research Appointments (IRAs) to students. IRAs provide students with the opportunity to work one-on-one with a librarian on a specific research assignment. Students will develop search strategies, identify various print and electronic resources and discover services available in the University Libraries. http://blogs.bgsu.edu/ulnews/2015/10/19/university-libraries-offers-research-appointments-2/