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In this 2004 guide, Associate Professor of History Patrick Rael focuses on the history research paper and its particular features, including incorporating primary sources, how to approach historical arguments, and the different parts of the history paper.
Guidance on how to write a research paper from the Purdue Online Writing Lab.
Writing Tips: College Research Papers
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Teaching English: Write College Research Papers
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