Assignment details: This guide was designed to demonstrate the varied types of sources you might access for your Thesis and Bibliography assignment for Professor Williams's Modern Latin America course.
Select a topic from your course textbook. Write a summary on the topic from your textbook. From Jules Benjamin's or other work, write a description of how students and research scholars conduct research. Be sure to identify the steps to conducting research.
MLA 8th Ed. Citations for your works:
Teresa A. Meade. A History of Modern Latin America 1800 to the Present. 2010.
Benjamin, Jules. A Student's Guide to History, 12th Edition. 2013.
II. Use the Library's catalog and database to find 4 sources relevant to your topic. Cite them as above in MLA 8th ed. format.
III. Expand your research to the Internet.
IV. Key to Research and Citing MLA Format.