Research Writing Resources
Instructor: Connie Anderson-Cohoon
Title:  Reference Services Coordinator
Business/Economics Librarian
Office:   Lib. 149
Phone:  552-6820

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Hannon Library's guide to citing your resources includes links to a myriad of helpful sources covering a variety of style manauals.


Advice on Research and Writing. A good collection of links on the research process.

Annotated Bibliographies. A brief overview of annotated bibliographies from the Purdue Online Writing Lab.

The AMA Handbook of Business Writing. HF 5726 .W55 2010

The AMA Style Guide for Business Writing. From the editors at the American Management Association.
HF5726 .A49 1996 also available electronically through the SOU Library Catalog.

The Business Writer's Handbook. Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred, Walter E. Oliu.
HF5726 B874 1997

A Companion to Qualitative Research. Uew Flick, Ernst von Kardorff, and Ines Steinke; translated by Bryan Jenner.
H61 .Q16513 2004

The Craft of Research. Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams.
Q180.55 .M4 B66 2003

Dissertation Calculator. Helps you get organized by breaking down the dissertation process into manageable steps with suggested completion dates. Some features, such as e-mail reminders, are available only to University of Minnesota students.

The Entrepreneur's Guide to Writing Business Plans and Proposals. K.Dennis Chambers.
HD 62.5 .C423 2008

How to Write Annotations - A nice overview of how to write annotations from the Library at Earlham College.

Integrating Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Research. George R. Taylor.
Q175 .T39 2005

The OWL (Online Writing Laboratory) at Purdue. A great site with many links to helpful information.

Documenting Sources in the Disciplines. Online Writing Lab (OWL), Purdue University.

Sources- Their Use and Acknowledgment. Dartmouth College. Basic information and many examples.

The Write Stuff! Thomas Cronin, Whitman College.

Writing a Convincing Business Plan. Arthur R. De Thomas and Lin Grensing-Pophal.
HD30.28 .D477 2001

Writing Tips for Ph. D. Students. John H. Cochrane. Graduate School of Business. University of Chicago.

Writing up Qualitative Research. Harry F. Wolcott.
T11 .W65 2001


Binding of Thesis and Projects - Outlines procedures for submitting your project to the Hannon Library.