"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would
it?" - Einstein
"Never regard study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to
know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own
personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work
belongs." - Einstein
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Beyond the MLA Handbook: Documenting Electronic Sources on the Internet --
by Andrew Harnack and Gene Kleppinger.
Citing Online and Paper Resources -- Georgetown U. Library.
Computer Science Style Guide Suggestions -- Acceptable
Bibliography styles. Dalhousie University, Canada.
Science Writing Guides -- University of Adelaide, Australia.
for Writing a Funding Proposal -- S. Joseph Levine at Michigan State
How (and How Not) to Write
a Good Systems Paper (ps) -- by Roy Levin and David D. Redell.
How to Cite the Internet
To Have Your Abstract Rejected -- by Mary-Claire van Leunen and
to Organize Your Thesis by John W. Chinneck at Carleton
to write a Dissertation or Bedtime Reading for People who do not have Time to
How to write a PhD Thesis by Steve Easterbrook.
write references -- document at U. of Central England.
- Ian Parberry's
Referee's Guide |
Referee's Form |
Speaker's Guide -- for new computer scientists.
Online! Citations Style
Technical Report Writing -- guide for engineers, researchers, and
scientists explaining the basics of writing technical reports. Each stage of report writing is discussed, from preparation,
style, and composing introductions to describing experiments, results, and
Online Technical Writing -- introductory online textbook by David
Papers/Term Papers/ Reports: a Guide -- at University of Saskatchewan,
on Mathematical Style (pdf) -- by David Gross, Ohio State U.
Writing a Scientific Report
-- U. Wisconsin-Madison.
Writing and Communication in Math at Math Forum
-- the leading online resource for improving math learning, teaching, and
a Math Phase Two Paper (pdf) by Steven Kleiman -- primer on mathematical writing.
on Research & Writing -- A collection of advice at Carnegie
Mellon U. about how to do research and how to communicate effectively (primarily
for computer scientists).
Survival Guide -- a free monthly e-mail newsletter for ABD's.
Method for Presentation of Research Results (pdf) -- by Ivan
Stojmenovic, U. of Ottawa.
- Chronicle of Higher
Education -- comprehensive site.
Method to Prepare and Use Transparencies for Research Presentations (pdf)
-- by Veljko Milutinovic, U. of Belgrade.
Guide for Writing Research Papers Based on Modern Language Association (MLA)
Capital Community College, CT.
of E-Text Style -- by John Goodwin.
- PhinSeD -- A discussion & support group for people who cannot seem to finish their
dissertation or theses.
Together -- hundreds of forums, covering topics from
engineering, medical and computer research to philosophy, law and linguistics
for all researchers.
- Research Guide for Students
-- contains almost all research tools.
Survival in the Academy -- graduate student hand book
at Caltech which has general advice on choosing an
advisor, survival skills for graduate students and advice for new Assistant professors.
Survival Manual for Graduate Students in the Computer and Mathematical Sciences
by Dianne P. O'Leary at U. of MD College Park.
Writing & Research Ethics by Justin Zobel at RMIT U. Australia.
Handbook -- at SUNY.
- Virtual Learning
Organization -- online graduate research.
-- information related to technical writing.
Presenting Your Thesis or Dissertation -- practical guide created by
S. Joseph Levine to assist in the crafting, implementing and defending of a
graduate school thesis or dissertation.
Guidelines for Engineering & Science Students -- contain advice,
models, and exercises fro common writing and speaking assignments in engineering
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