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Writing Resources for Students (Library): PhD
Citation Style Guides/Endnote
How to publish your PhD : a practical guide for the humanities and social sciences
Los Angeles : SAGE, 2009.
How to write a successful science thesis : the concise guide for students
Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, 2006.
SCIENCE ENGINEERING Library
Thesis and the Book
Authoring a PhD : how to plan, draft, write, and finish a doctoral thesis or dissertation
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
How to finish and defend your dissertation
Rowman & Littlefield, 2013.
Main Library, Core Reference: LB2369 .G69 2013
Finish your dissertation, don’t let It finish you!
Copyright and Fair Use in Academia
Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Scholarly Research in Communication | Center for Social Media
This document is a code of best practices that helps U.S. communication scholars to interpret the copyright doctrine of fair use
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