IAIA - Institute of American Indian Arts

Research Help

RESEARCH & WRITING
Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Citation guides, research instruction, critical theory and a great deal more to help you write your papers

A Plus Research & Writing
Provides help with finding information and writing papers

Subject Guides from the IAIA Library
Useful resources related to various subjects taught at IAIA

Free Online Learning
Learn word processing and other technology skills. Classes in reading and math too.

EVALUATING INFORMATION
Internet Detective
(The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of Online Research)
“Sure, you use the Internet all the time, but you need to wise up to the web when you use it for your university or college work.”

Be A Critical Thinker!
A guide from Strategies for Success: Study Skills Online site

Evaluating Print Information Sources
Created by Montana State University

Techniques for Evaluating American Indian Web Sites
Created by Elaine M. Cubbins, Librarian at Tohono O’Odham Community College

CITING SOURCES
NoodleTools
NoodleTools offers citation, note-taking and outlining tools that help you extract, organize and synthesize information.

EasyBib
An automatic bibliography and citation maker

Knight Cite
An online citation generator for MLA, APA, and Chicago styles

APA Style Guide – From the Center for Writing Studies
Or the print version in the IAIA Library: REF 808.02 C744

Chicago Manual of Style
Or print version in the IAIA Library: REF 808.027 C532

MLA Style Guide – From the Center for Writing Studies
Or print version in the IAIA Library: REF 808.02 G437m 2003