Research process demystified
The research process can be difficult and complicated. If you are unsure, visit these interactive websites to understand what you might need to do.
Go to Research 101
For guides and quizzes to help you at every phase of your research project.
Quoting, paraphrasing and summarising explained.
Research skills explained by State Library of Victoria.
Highly entertaining video tutorials that explain research skills every step of the way.
Use the wonderful tools and resources prepared by Ms Sutton and other website providers below to take notes and assist you with the research process. Make sure you evaluate websites and other sources of information. Use the Five W's of Website Evaluation to help you.
APA free reference generators
APA referencing conventions and rules are made easy with the following links. These sites will help you include the required information and sort out any punctuation issues. Don't forget to arrange your sources in an alphabetically ordered list.
APA Citation Guidelines - some tips from Monash University
re:cite - Melbourne University citation guides
Reference List Example - have a look at this example from Monash.
APA Quick Guide - Memorial University Library
Examples of credible sources
What is Chemistry?
What are atoms made of? VEA ClickView Video
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The Periodic Table
Referencing sources in your paper using APA style - basic introduction
How to reference websites
How to reference books
Chemistry Education Association - Useful links and resources
Khan Academy - Micro lecture videos
ChemTutor - Chemistry help for high school students
Learn Chemistry - Find hundreds of useful links to learn and teach concepts
ChemEd DL - Exemplary digital tools and resources
Tiger Chemistry - A fantastic collection of resources
Jefferson Lab - Committed to supporting science education
Finding Dulcinea - Aims to bring you quality educational websites. Search using the key words from your topic.