GENERAL RESOURCES FOR STUDY, RESEARCH & WRITING
GUIDANCE FOR IA TERM PROJECTS
Term-Project Topic Ideas -- suggestions, just suggestions
Term-Project Guidelines -- how to avoid falling into a swamp of misery
Term-Paper Outline -- organizing your information
Term-Paper Model -- expert Gary Tagg's manuscript for his CSH6 chapter on "Insider Crime"
Grading Rubric for Term Papers -- how your instructor grades your paper
GUIDANCE FOR KABAY'S MEMO EXAMS
Memo-Exam Sample written by student Gregory Antonellis in 2013 (posted with permission of the author)
Memo-Exam Grading Rubric - 10, 9, 8 or 0: simple!
GENERAL GUIDANCE FOR STUDENTS
Useful in other courses too!
Computer-Aided Thematic Analysis -- (CATA) -- how to store and organize reference material for your papers.
Frequently Corrected Errors -- checklist for avoiding grammatical and usage errors in your technical writing.
Guide to Online Research -- Discusses search engines, operators, open-access journal databases, checking the credibility of sources, citation, and avoiding plagiarism. Link contributed by Sandra Beals.
Kreitzberg Library Databases -- Simple instructions -- with screenshots -- of how Norwich University students can use the research databases licensed by the Kreitzberg Library.
On Writing -- advice on style and methods in preparing term papers including notes on using references.
SQ3R -- Survey/Question/Read/Recite/Review -- effective studying.