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Manage Your Time
The Assignment Planner
Put together by Wayne State University, this assignment planner helps you with time management as you complete your assignment. Enter the date your assignment is due and the date you plan to begin working on it and you'll get a calendar with target completion dates for each phase of your research project. Please note that the links to resources are specific to Wayne State University. For theirequivalents at Rutgers, ask a librarian for suggestions.
The Writer's Handbook: Avoiding Plagiarism
Put together by the Writing Center at The University of Wisconsin-Madison:
- how to avoid plagiarism
Acknowledging, Paraphrasing, and Quoting Sources
Put together by the Writing Center at The University of Wisconsin-Madison and includes these sections:
- what you must document
- sample paraphrase -unsuccessful and successful
- how to paraphrase
- using direct quotations
Put together by Purdue University's Online Writing Lab & includes these sections:
- overview & contradictions
- is it plagiarism?
- safe practices
- plagiarism exercise
The Writing Center
Consider consulting a writing tutor at the RU-N Writing Center:
"Tutors can help students: clarify an assignment, generate ideas and writing, review and revise drafts, improve grammar and usage, and strengthen reading and editing skills."