Research Tools

Research Tools
Welcome!
Welcome to the Research Tools page! Use the many links to access research databases designed to help you with your projects and assignments. 

What is plagiarism?
Plagiarism is  stealing. It's when you take someone else's words, ideas, or information and present them as your own, without giving them credit for it. 

How can I avoid plagiarizing?
The best way to avoid plagiarism is learning how to CITE your sources. Citing sources means telling where and from whom you got your information. There are two main styles for citing sources--MLA and APA styles. Find guidance on both styles using the links below.
http://www.schrockguide.net/uploads/3/9/2/2/392267/workscited_1_6.pdf
http://www.lakewoodcityschools.org/UserFiles/file/Harding%20Library%20Documents/MLA%20Style%20Guide%20for%20Middle%20Schools--Guidelines%20for%20Making%20a%20Bibliography%20and%20Documenting%20Sources-DRAFT.pdf
(Courtesy of Lakewood City Schools)
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eI7S8h6MSgIWN5179gwYRo8I1Yh0U5NuVuoYHZadgMs/edit?usp=sharing




      
http://www.elm4you.org/databases/topics/elementaryschool
http://www.elm4you.org/databases/
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/
  https://www.factmonster.com/









http://www.elm4you.org/databases/topics/middleschool
https://www.infoplease.com/
http://www.dictionary.com/
https://www.reference.com/
http://www.thesaurus.com/

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