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but the value of all web content is not the same!
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Some basic questions to ask about any web page:
- Who is the author? Look at the url—remember that .com means commercial (something to sell) and not communication. Is the author(s) an “experts” on the subject?
- When was the material last updated?
- What is the source of the material?
- Is this site respected and used by others?
- Can I verify and double-check all of the content?
- A Complete Resource for Writing and Publishing in the Social and Behavioral Sciences (American Psychological Association)
- APA Documentation Guide (Writing Center at University of Wisconsin - Madison)
- APA Style - How to Document Information
- General APA Guidelines -- Purdue Online Writing Lab
- CBE Documentation Guide -- Council of Science Editors
- Council of Biology Editors Citation Style -- the Writing Center at University of Wisconsin -- Madison
- The Council of Biology Editors (CBE) Style of Documentation in Science and Mathematics
- The Chicago Manual of Style Online
- Chicago Documentation Style (Writing Center at University of Wisconsin - Madison)
- Writing Guide: Chicago Manual of Style (Author/Date System) -- Colorado State University
Drafting And Revising
- Using Specific, Concrete Details (LEO: Literacy Education Online)
- Strategies for Drafting & Revising Academic Writing
- Drafting and Revising Strategies
- 6 Mistakes College Students Make During Informational Interviews
- 11 Reasons Graduates Lose Out On Jobs
- Interview Tips: Master Your Nonverbal Communication
- Listening Facts You Never Knew
- Harvard Business School’s Amy Cuddy: "YOUR BODY LANGUAGE SHAPES WHO YOU ARE"
- The Power of Seven Simple Questions
- When the Headhunter Calls
- You Can't Write Proper English Under Pressure
- Simple Steps to Successful Presentations
- Why Your Memo is a Hot Mess: The Eight Dos and Don'ts of Graphic Design
Electronic Publishing, etc.
- Link to a Mobile-optimized Site
- Writing for the Web (Oracle University)
- Web Style Guide, 3rd Edition
- IEEE Citation Reference
- IEEE Editorial Style Manual
- 0B2012 IEEE Standards Style Manual
- Sample IEEE Paper for A4 Page Size
Invention & General
- A Guide to Writing for College by Veritas Prep
- Brainstorming Made Simple
- Dartmouth Writing program
- Student Introduction to the WRITE ePortfolio
- The Writing Process (Cleveland State University)
- Understanding Assignments (Handout Links)
- The Purdue Online Writing Lab
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- The Purdue Online Writing Lab
- What is MLA Style? (Modern Language Association)
- MLA Documentation Guide (The Writer's Handbook -- University of Wisconsin - Madison)
- Ericae.net - Clearinghouse on Assessment & Evaluation ( Thank you, Bethany! )
- Handouts on Writing
- Internet Resources on Citing: The Trademark of a Good Writer (Thanks, Amy!)
- Online Guide to Writing and Research
- The Atlantic (“How to Cite a Tweet in an Academic Paper”)
- Writing a Research Paper (The Writer's Handbook)
- A Guide for Writing Research Papers Based on Modern Language Association (MLA) Documentation
- 5 Reasons College Students Should Be in Professional Organizations
- 11 Resume Myths Busted: Realities Revealed
- Dumb mistakes smart people make on resumes
- Final Cut: Words to Strike from Your Resume - Forbes
- 10 Words and Terms That Ruin a Resume
- Five New Skills Job Seekers Need
- How Recent Grads Can Break Into Their Industry
- How To Write a CV when You Have Little Or No Work Experience
- My Career Info - The Perfect Job Is Just Around The Corner
- Résumé Writing Tips
- Resume Writing Tips for a Technology-Savvy World
- Stop Using These 16 Terms to Describe Yourself
- Ten Reasons Why Your Resume Was Rejected
- Writing Guide: Resume Writing
- Duke Graduate School Scientific Writing Resource
- University of Washington Psychology Writing Center
- Walden University Online Writing Center
Using Resources in Writing
- Guide to Grammar & Writing
- Paraphrasing Authors
- Taking Note from Research Reading (University of Toronto)
- The Writing Center (University of Wisconsin -- Madison)
- The Writing Center at Tidewater Community College
- What Is Plagiarism