Here is a step-by-step, easy to read text that will show you how to write a research paper; by following the process, you can be successful with your first paper, know how to write a college research paper and every paper!
With The College Essayist you will learn how to:
Choose a topic
Use the Internet
Read Like A Spider!
Evaluate your sources
Create a solid thesis
Build an interesting introduction
Write summaries and paraphrases
Organize your ideas
Parenthetically document references
Develop style and tone
Create the Works Cited
Edit and Revise
Have you set any goals for yourself? How about these? Direct and control your path of learning to achieve your goals for success! Learn to recognizeconnections and relationships between resources, and to see the difference between major and minor supporting evidence.
Present your ideas logically.
Recognize opposing evidence and learn how to use it.
Effectively use library resources and technology to gather information.
Use transitional markers and devices to connect ideas smoothly and logically.
Become a better self critic.
Keep to a timeline successfully.
Develop flexibility in judging viewpoints.
GAIN CONFIDENCE IN YOUR OWN OPINION!