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Citation and Writing for Music Research   Tags: citation, citationhelp, music, turabian, tutorial  

Guide to citation and writing for music research papers.
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Help with Research, Writing and Citations

Style Guides

  • APA Documentation Style for Print Source & Electronic Sources
    (University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center) Guide to writing in APA (American Psychological Association) style.
  • Chicago Manual of Style Online
    Online version of the Chicago Manual of Style.
  • The Elements of Style
    William Strunk Jr.'s guide to writing.
  • A Handbook for Preparing Graduate Papers in Music
    (J. David Boyle, Richard K. Fiese, Nancy Zavac)
  • A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses and Dissertations
    The "Chicago-Lite" guide to writing research papers, by Kate Turabian.
  • Turabian Tutorial (University of Southern Mississippi Libraries)
    A brief tutorial about using the "Chicago-Lite" style of Kate Turabian's book.
  • MLA Style
    (Online Writing Lab, Purdue University) Guide to writing in the MLA (Modern Languages Association) style.
  • Notes Style Sheet
    Style guide for Notes, the journal of the Music Library Association.
  • A Short Guide to Writing About Music
    Jonathan Bellman's guide to researching and writing papers about music.
  • Other Style Guides and Tools
    Resources compiled by UM Libraries' staff.

How to Identify a Scholarly Article

Scholarly versus Popular Resources

Video: Research Minutes: How to Identify Scholarly Journal Articles (Cornell University)


Avoiding Plagiarism

Plagiarism Resources

UM Undergraduate Honor Code

UM Graduate Honor Code

Video: Plagiarism: How to Avoid It (Bainbridge College)


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