How to write a research paper - Rice University
How to Write a Research Paper (with Sample Research Papers)
Students dedicate a lot of attention to writing interesting research papers, partly because a great deal of attention is paid to this paper by their professors, partly because a research paper is a good way to demonstrate one’s skills, competence and qualification in a chosen field. Here trid to show you the main steps toward successful writing.
Writing a Research Paper: Guidelines and Tips
Source: "Process of Writing a Research Paper," by Ellen Beck and Rachel Mingo with contributions from Jules Nelson Hill and Vivion Smith, is based on the previous version by Dawn Taylor, Sharon Quintero, Robert Rich, Robert McDonald, and Katherine Eckhart.
Summary: This handout provides detailed information about how to write research papers including discussing research papers as a genre, choosing topics, and finding sources. Although this list suggests that there is a simple, linear process to writing such a paper, the actual process of writing a research paper is often a messy and recursive one, so please use this outline as a flexible guide.This handout provides detailed information about how to write research papers including discussing research papers as a genre, choosing topics, and finding sources.Organize all the information you have gathered according to your outline. Critically analyze your research data. Using the best available sources, check for accuracy and verify that the information is factual, up-to-date, and correct. Opposing views should also be noted if they help to support your thesis. This is the most important stage in writing a research paper. Here you will analyze, synthesize, sort, and digest the information you have gathered and hopefully learn something about your topic which is the real purpose of doing a research paper in the first place. You must also be able to effectively communicate your thoughts, ideas, insights, and research findings to others through written words as in a report, an essay, a research or term paper, or through spoken words as in an oral or multimedia presentation with audio-visual aids.