The Research Process
These web sites provide step-by-step instruction in how to conduct research and write a term paper.
Not finding the answers you need here? Would you like some extra help from a professional or maybe just a peer? Check out this page for some quick ways to contact a librarian for help with research and citation.
Want someone to read over your paper or need more in-depth help on the actual writing? Check out the Student Writing Center.
Need some extra space or the use of video equipment? Reserve our Presentation Practice Room on the main floor of Curtin Library. Advance reservations are required. so stop by the Information Desk or call 845-569-3299.
Evaluating Information Resources
The following web sites describe techniques for evaluating the quality of various information sources.
Too overwhelmed by the idea of creating your own citations from scratch? Here are some links that can help. Just make sure you are entering the right information into the right spots and that the style of citation is up-to-date. New guidelines for APA and MLA citations are published regularly.