*Links to search engines and research/writing help
DISCUS SC Online Library
Essay Map Interactive Create a graphic organizer to print, save, or email
Sweet Search A search engine for students, with results evaluated and recommended by experts
Google Advanced Search Get better results with more precise searching
Research Project Calculator Creates a timeline with helpful tips and links for projects
Research Process Guide from Infohio Guidelines and links to other online resources
*Links for help with MLA style, including formatting, citing sources, and works cited pages.
MLA Formatting and Style Guide from the OWL at Purdue
is the best resource for most MLA questions.
Sample MLA research paper
with explanations - an excellent model of MLA style
Sample Works Cited Page
with explanations in margins
"What is Plagiarism?" video
from Rutgers University. Both entertaining and informative.