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The Research Paper Process

This guide will help you throughout the process of writing a research paper, from brainstorming ideas to the finished paper.


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Step 9. Finalize Format and Citations

  • Check through your paper to make sure your citations are according to the style required in the assignment.
  • Create your references or works cited page.
  • Format your paper according to assignment, making sure to have the correct header, font, and margins.

For writing help, visit the Academic Advancement Center, or VECTOR if you are a Worldwide student.

If you need help with citations Purdue OWL is a good resource for APA, MLA, and Chicago Style.