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Business Research

A guide to CBU Library's Business Resources. Access the MBA Research Guide at:
  • CBU's Writing Centre [Room 110, B Block on CBU Campus] can help with the writing process. Purdue University's OWL is an excellent web resource that may help you with the research and writing process.
  • Writers Workshop - Online Resources

Avoiding Plagiarism

If you don’t understand rules of quotation, citation etc., it is possible to plagiarize someone else’s work without knowing that you are doing it.

  • Using a direct quote without acknowledgment is plagiarism.
  • Using someone else's ideas without acknowleding those ideas is also plagiarism. 

If you are still unsure about what constitutes plagiarism, visit Plagiarism 101. It is a great guide!

APA Citation for CBU Business Resources

It is important you understand your responsibility to conduct your studies and research ethically.  The Academic Integrity Guide will provide the tools and skills you need.


Zotero - Great for Saving and Managing References

Download Zotero here, don't forget to download the browser extension. These resources may be useful for installing and learning to use Zotero: 

Zotero makes it easy to create in-text citations and reference lists in APA format. Simply add citations or reference list from the toolbar in your word processor. The plugin for Word should be installed when the Zotero app is installed on the computer. If it isn't installed in Word, navigate to the toolbar in Zotero.. Edit>>Preferences>>Cite. The Zotero plugin will be installed on your toolbar in Google Docs when you download the Zotero browser extension for Google Chrome.