Chart Comparing Recommended Texts

The chart below provides a comparison of texts recommended in Books for Senior Thesis and Research Help.

Titles

Types of research or research topics or subjects

Research methods 

Language, thesis statements, and argument

Preparing a research proposal

Library sources

Notetaking and managing work

Writing and organization

Presentation, analysis, or interpretation of data

Plagiarism and ethics

Includes exercises or checklists

Badke,  Research strategies





     



Booth, The craft of research






Craswell, Writing for academic success.







Fowler, How to write










Lester, Principles of writing research papers





Lipson, How to write a BA thesis





Ng, Effective writing









Russey, How to write a successful science thesis







Thomas, Theses and dissertations







Van Wagenen, Writing a thesis








Walliman, Your research project




Created: January 22, 2014
Maintained by Jean McLaughlin, University at Albany/SUNY