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Tips for developing a research strategy (PDF)
Guide to researching a term paper part 1
...get access from home?
Instructions for off-campus access
Online tutorial: Researching from a distance
Worksheet for creating a search strategy (PDF)
Searching databases: Key points (PDF)
Online tutorial: Searching EMBASE (Requires Flash)
Online tutorial: Searching PubMed
Tips for searching the Research Library database (PDF)
Tips for good search techniques (PDF)
...find materials in the library?
Online tutorial: Finding journal articles
Finding web resources: Key points (PDF)
...evaluate what I find?
Guidelines for critical evaluation of web resources
The Writing Centre at Dal
Guide to writing an outline
Guide to writing a thesis statement
Guide to writing an abstract
Guide to writing an annotated bibliography
Citing sources: Key points (PDF)
Online tutorial: Citing sources
Guide to using the Vancouver Style
Guide to using APA Format
Guide to using the Chicago Style
Guide to using MLA Style
Instructions to authors in the health sciences
This site has a very complete list of instructions for authors wishing to publish in a wide array of journals.
Dalhousie's Academic Integrity website
Online tutorial: Paraphrasing
Online Tutorial: Avoiding Plagiarism (health sciences module)
Aug 25, 2021 4:26 PM
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