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ERS101H5: Planet Earth

Scholarly resources in earth science.

APA Citation Style

APA 6th ed. (APA) Well-structured tutorials on the APA style from the American Psychological Association.

APA 6th ed. Guide (Purdue OWL) A comprehensive APA guide with great examples, including a full sample paper.

What is a DOI? DOIs, or digital object identifiers, should be included in every complete APA citation.  Learn more about DOIs from this document.

DOI Resolver (crossref) This free app links a resource with its DOI.

Citation Management

Citation Management Guide

A page devoted to helping you explore citation management software like Zotero, RefWorks, Mendeley, and EndNote.

Help with Writing

UofT Writing: Using Sources

Reading the "How not to plagiarize" segment and the "Paraphrase" segment is essential as a refresher or as a starting point when it comes to good scholarly writing.

UofT Writing: Writing a Literature Review

A literature review informs the reader about what has been published by researchers and scholars in the field. This U of T guide hepls you to get started.

U of T Writing: How to Write Essays

"Before you plunge into research or writing, think through the specific topic you are dealing with. Remember, you are not being asked just to collect facts, but to develop and display your powers of reasoning." Margaret Procter, UofT Writing.

The Robert Gillespie Academic Skills Centre offers individual consultations on the writing and planning process, and on study skills.