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Public Health: Research Paper Tutorial & WVU Assistance

General Guide for WVU Faculty Staff and Students

  Research Paper Tutorial

Research Paper Tutorial

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Want some asistance with the library research process? Use the Research Assistant

Term Paper Clinic

Research Assistance and Consultation (Read more about this clinic)

  • Students can request a time and library (Downtown or Evansdale) that fits with their schedules  by filing out this brief request form.
  • Librarians are generally available from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Librarian(s) can help you do any of the following activities:

  • Think of research topics
  • Use library databases
  • Find different relevant sources of information
  • Formulate a research strategy
  • Organize their research into a structured research paper
  • Document and cite sources properly using APA or AMA

Please keep in mind that:
. If a student has difficulties with writing, s/he should make an appointment with a tutor at the Center for Writing Excellence located in the Department of English; call 304- 293 – 5788 or visit the Writing Center web site for more information

  Writing Center


WVU Writing Center  (Read more about services)

This Center is located in G02 Colson Hall

Monday-Thursday 10-5
Friday 10-3

Call 304-293-5778 to schedule an appointment.