ASB Extended Essay Guide: If you are writing your extended essay, please refer to the latest ASB extended essay guide. Here are some additional resources:
OWL Writing Process: The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) is a great online resources to help with the entire research writing process: how to write papers and how to cite your sources properly. It has information on both MLA style and APA style.
Questia Research Tutorials This is a nice series of tutorials on writing a research paper. Log in with your email address and veracross password.
Research Paper Check List from Questia: The research database Questia offers 7 pointers on what college professors are looking for when they grade research papers. The 7 pointers are very similar to what the IB examiner will be looking for as well.
Citelighter: All in one tool specifically designed for collecting, annotate, organizing and citing your research sources. Exports to Word or Google Docs.
Diigo: Social bookmarking tool for collecting, annotating, and sharing your resources.
scrible: Social bookmarking tool with extra highlighting features.
EasyBib: A nice easy online citation creator - simply paste in the URL, add any missing info, and get a citation you can copy into your bibliography.
BIBME: Another easy to use citation / bibliography maker.
Cite This for Me: Automatic bibliography generator with plagiarism and grammar checker.
Citation Maker: This tool is probably the best one to use for books you want to cite.
Click on this link to see a brief tutorial on Google Scholar.
Click on this link for self-paced courses on PowerSearching.