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How to write a literature review

Literature Reviews-the Writing Center University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

How to write a literature review (Youtube)

Science:  10 Simple Rules for Writing a Literature Review  (Public Library of Science PLOS open access peer reviewed journal)


Sample Literature Review in Political Science


Tips for Writing Annotated Bibliographies

Writing Annotated Bibliographies (Claremont Graduate University)

Annotated Bibiographies (The OWL Purdue)



When to Cite

Whenever you quote, paraphrase, summarize, or otherwise refer to the work of another, you are required to cite its source, either in a parenthetical citation or using a footnote.

More information on avoiding plagarism

Citation Style Guides

Here are the most common style guides; print copies are in the Pelletier Library.  Consult a Reference Librarian if you have questions.



Print Citation Guides

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The Chicago Manual of Style - University of Chicago Press Staff (Editor)
Call Number: Reference Area 808.02 C432 u
ISBN: 9780226104034
Publication Date: 2003-08-01

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MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers - Joseph Gibaldi; Modern Language Association of America Staff
Call Number: Reference Area 808.02 G35 m
ISBN: 1603290249
Publication Date: 2009-01-01

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Cite Right - Charles Lipson
Call Number: Reference Area 808.027 L669 ca
ISBN: 9780226484631
Publication Date: 2011-05-15


Allegheny College

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