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College Success Guide, 2nd Edition by Patricia Weiss, Dr. Karin Blackett

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Index

A

abbreviations in lecture notes, 7

About.com Career Planning section, 54

abstract, defined, 94

academic pursuits, stress in, 159

academic writing process, 109–114

assignments

reviewing writing mechanics, 119

types of research papers, 118–119

cheating and plagiarism, 116–117

citations, 115–116

final draft, 113–114

outline, 112

resources for information, 178–179

rough draft, 112–113

selecting topic, 110–111

sorting information, 111

style formats, 114

taking notes, 111

thesis statement, 112

tips for, 117–118

accessing electronic resources, 97–98

acronyms (study tool), 11

acrostics (study tool), 11–12

addressing students/instructors by name, 124

Adobe Reader website, 15

American Library Association, 88

Anderson, Mac, 73

annotating (reading ...

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