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Physical Therapy: Research Toolkit

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Specialized Research Tools

"Best Bet" Citation Resources:

Need to Cite Resources from Micromedex or CareNotes? Follow the guidelines in the handout linked here:

Helpful Plagiarism Resources from APA  and the COD Library

How to Read a Research Study Article

Reading a research study article is not the same as reading an article in a magazine. Use the helpful tips in this handout to help you read and understand research articles.

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General Research Tools

Citing Sources
Examples and tools for creating APA, MLA, and other types of citations
Evaluating Sources
Learn to critically examine information sources for academic and everyday purposes
Research Fundamentals
This guide is a starting point for researching and documenting your work
Assignment Calculator
Use the Assignment Calculator to help plan your research assignments
Library Workshops
Our free workshops cover advanced research methods, our premium online research tools, and new and emerging technology.
Learning Commons
Get Math and Writing, Reading, and Speech assistance or tutoring or testing help.

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