This two-page handout shares some tips on implementing research in college research essays.
-Why students use research for assignments vs. professionals choose to research
-The purpose of research
-The importance of timing and strategy when placing research
-In-text vs. parenthetical citation
-Introducing a new research source using in-text citation
-Creating a sense of continuity when returning to cite the same source later
-Meeting the reader's needs with the research done