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Find Background Information
Frequently students will need to find background or basic information on terms or concepts in science. Here are two sources with content from dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks.
LabWrite: Improving Lab Reports
from North Carolina State University and the National Science Foundation (NSF)
This web page will walk you through the various steps of writing a lab report. Click on PreLab, InLab, PostLab, or LabCheck to get started.
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