Writing and citing

The Library’s Cite Your Sources web page provides a list of tools and guidance on how to properly reference sources that are used to write term papers. The library also has a quick reference APA tip sheet.

RefWorks is a web-based tool that lets you create, manage, and format bibliographies and papers in a wide variety of styles (APA, MLA,…)

For research and writing guides, search the library catalogue – try a  subject search using:                          
Report writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Some recommended writing guides : 

The brief Penguin handbook (2nd edition)
PE1408 .F24 2010
1 copy on Reserve (RSV/1st edition)
1 copy at the Research Help Desk

Effective writing in psychology : papers, posters,and presentations 
BF76.7 .B45 2012

How to write in psychology : a student guide 
BF76.8 .B425 2009  

Making sense: A student’s guide to research and writing: psychology and the life sciences
BF76.7 .N67 2005

Content last updated: August 19, 2019