Use Zotero to generate accurate citations and quick bibliographies. Get started with these videos:
Do you need a specialized citation style beyond APA, Chicago, or MLA? Check out Zotero's Style Repository for specialized formats.
The Libraries provide workshops to get you started using Zotero. Check the workshop calendar for times and locations.
Need more citation help? Check out the Purdue Online Writing Lab for assistance with citing APA, MLA and Chicago.
A research question is clear, focused, concise, complex and arguable.
The Writing Center provides support with creating research questions. Consider these examples:
The Writing Center offers free writing support to Mason students, faculty and staff. Accomplished graduate and undergraduate students provide face-to-face tutoring, online tutoring, and workshops. They work with writers through all stages of the writing process from brainstorming and organizing to revising and polishing. To meet with a Writing Center tutor please schedule a virtual or face-to-face appointment.
ESL students who would like additional assistance can apply for the Writing Center's Opt-In Program.