The brief Penguin handbook by
Call Number: PE1408.F15 2014
The Brief Penguin Handbook provides information on how to plan, draft, and revise papers, write for specific disciplines and purposes, the research cycle, and includes commonly used citation styles.
They Say / I Say by
Call Number: PE1431.G732 2018
Publication Date: 2018-02-26
The book that has taught millions of students to present their arguments as a response to what "they say" has been expanded to define as broadly as possible who's included in "they." Readings demonstrate the moves that matter in academic writing and represent a multitude of perspectives. The Fourth Edition includes an anthology of 40 readings--half of which are NEW--that will prompt students to listen, think, and write about five important issues, including NEW "How Can We Bridge the Differences That Divide Us?"
McGraw-Hill's Concise Guide to Writing Research Papers
A concise and informative overview of writing a research paper from start to finish with helpful tips on how to interpret assignments, find valuable resources, and organize information to write a polished paper.
Citing is an important part of the research process – you need to give credit to the authors of the sources you used!
The library staff at the Beryl Ivey Library have created quick-reference guides for the major styles most often used at Brescia. The guides are available under each Citation Style tab where you can access information about the style and the Brescia Guide in both Word and PDF.
Specialized citations, formatting, and style questions should still be directed toward the manual for each specific style.