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Senior English Research Paper: Home

This guide will support students as they write a research paper that demonstrates their command of Standard Canadian English.

Research Project Overview

Students will produce a research paper that demonstrates their command of Standard Canadian English as well as research, organization and drafting strategies.Students should select a topic that has a "provable" component to it and create a report that contains both information and opinion.

Assignment and Supplemental Notes

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Big Question

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So... my professor wants me to write a research paper and I don't know what to do. What do I do?

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The Online Writing Lab at the University of Purdue should be your "go to" guide for all your research questions! It has a variety of tutorials. For this assignment, make sure you check out the Research and Citation section on the left-hand side.


When you make your bibliography, you may wish to use a citation generator. These put all the information in the correct order for you. Consider using BibMe or Citation Machine.