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Research Help

MLA 8th ed changes brochure

Treat citation helpers as a starting point for a rough draft of a citation.

Go! Ask! Act! Achieve!

Easy to understand resource that gives helpful steps for research papers.

How to Google like a boss?

7 helpful tips on how to search the internet using Google.

Google Power Search Course

Teaches how to search Google more effectively and powerfully.


Use this test to determine if a website is credible.

How to use the CRAAP test video.

Wolfram Alpha Website

Statistical website used for research

A Work in an Anthology, Reference, or Collection

Works may include an essay in an edited collection or anthology, or a chapter of a book. The basic form is for this sort of citation is as follows:

Last name, First name. “Title of Essay”. Title of Collection, edited by Editor’s Name(s), Publisher, Year, Page range of entry.

How to tell if a website is good or credible…

There are so many websites to choose from where anyone can become an author/creator and

try to sell you their ideas or products. You can’t just believe everything that is out there on

the world wide web….

  • .com-These sites are usually from commercial businesses. They should not be you 1st choice.

  • .edu-These sites are educational organizations like universities and colleges. Check the grade level of the class work on the web page.

  • .gov-These sites are government websites.

  • .org-These sites are from non-profit organizations.

Other things to look for when evaluating websites: Website Evaluation

Information obtained from the American Library Association – October 2010