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Citations

Creating citations with Word 2010 - Step-by-step instructions to inserting citations and building a bibliography or works cited page using Word 2007.

Research Paper Reference Guide - Guide created by KCC English faculty that includes a guide to MLA citations.

OWL - The Online Writing Lab from Purdue University provides advice for all the steps in writing a paper - research and citations, as well as the writing process.

Citation Machine - Free tool for building bibliographies and works cited pages.

Plagiarism and Copyright

Plagiarism - Indiana University's tutorial for help in understanding and recognizing plagiarism.

Copyright - KCC's policies regarding copyright, with links to YouTube videos and a copyright quiz.

Research

Tutorials

KCC Catalog Tutorial - video tutorial shows you how to search the KCC catalog for books using a variety of strategies to find the most relevant items.

Expanded Academic ASAP Tutorial - video tutorial shows you how to browse topics and search for scholarly articles using the Expanded Academic ASAP database.

Opposing Viewpoints - video tutorial shows you how to use the Opposing Viewpoints database to find scholarly articles on controversial and current topics.

EBSCO Database Tutorial - video tutorial shows you how to look for scholarly articles using the EBSCO Academic Search Premier database.

Evaluating Sources Tutorial - video tutorial shows you how to decide if a source is of high quality and explains the different criteria you should use to evaluate them.

Handouts

KCC Catalog Handout - directions on searching the KCC catalog to find books located in our library.

ILL Directions Handout - step-by-step guide to requesting books from other libraries, both in the I-Share Catalog and through WorldCat.

Research Tips - suggestions on how to choose and develop a research topic and search strategy, as well as how to find and evaluate sources, and cite them in your paper or project.

Research Paper Reference Guide - A guide created by KCC English faculty covering MLA citations, as well as information on evaluating websites and using quotations.

Access to Information Handout - guide to the different types of resources available through the library at KCC.

Library Brochure - information on the library's services and resources.

Faculty Information and Forms

Item Purchase Request - recommend an item for the library collection.

AV Purchasing Form - details about the procedure for previewing and ordering audio visual materials.

Films on Demand - video tutorials and documentation about using the Films on Demand database.

Video Delivery Request - request a VHS or DVD be delivered to your mailbox.

VHS/DVD Player Request - reserve a video player for your class or other campus event.

Library Instruction/Tours Request - learn about or schedule instruction for your class.

Periodical Routing Request - have issues of a magazine or journal sent to your mailbox.

Library Informational Brochure  - highlights services offered by the library.