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East Carolina University: RN to BSN Library Research Guide: Citing & Writing Resources at ECU

Citing & Writing Resources

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Need help figuring out how to cite a book chapter or an odd online resource? I'm here to help! Feel free to use one of the style guides below or email/call me/come by my office and I'll be glad to look up that tough citation with you. I can also assist you with in-text citations, your bib page, and direct you to the best resources to help you to tighten up your writing style!

  • APA Style Guides

APA 7th Edition: http://libguides.ecu.edu/APA7

APA 7th Edition Quick Guide: https://apastyle.apa.org/instructional-aids/reference-guide.pdf

OWL Purdue APA 7th edition Guidehttps://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_style_introduction.html

OWL Purdue APA 7th edition Student Paperhttps://bit.ly/APA7Student

 

In addition to your Search Strategy Lab Notebook, I also highly recommend using NEW Refworks  -OR- Zotero to manage the citations for your class assignments. If you need help learning how to use Refworks or Zotero, please contact me at forbesc@ecu.edu. 

  • Citation Managers‚Äč

NEW RefWorks: http://lib.ecu.edu/databases/go/584

RefWorks YouTube Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hlKHDAI-J6w

Zotero: https://www.zotero.org/

Zotero YouTube Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hm0TboOcAuM

 

For help with revising your paper and cleaning up your writing style, give the ECU Writing Center a call! I have used their services both as a student and as a staff member. They are professional, thorough, and love helping students become better writers. Also note the link for ECU's policies on plagiarism. 

  • ECU Writing Center

Need help with your final project? Visit ECU's Writing Center.

ECU Libguide on Plagiarismhttps://libguides.ecu.edu/c.php?g=543684&p=5213435 

 

 

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