Multimedia Resources

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Video Links

Poster Presenting Tips
Description: The Cal NERDS' Student Research Poster Presenting Tips video provides useful suggestions related to technology, printing, preparation, and advice from an award-winning poster presenter.

Description: This video describes how authorship should be determined.

APA Formatting: The Basics
Description: This video discusses how to format a paper using Microsoft Word according to APA style.

Audio Links

Podcast 22: Best Practices for a Presentation
Description: This link provides practical strategies for giving a research presentation. Note that you must have access to iTunes for this podcast to play.

Research Literature
Description: This audio discusses types of research literature; popular press and research articles; sections of a research article; research article databases; parts of the research article including abstract, introduction, methods, results and discussion

Web Resources

Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab
Description: Purdue University’s comprehensive online writing lab outlining the American Psychological Association Reference and Citation style, summarizing details contained in the APA’s Publication Manual (recommended reference of Privitera)

Professional Research Posters
Description: North Carolina State University website providing examples, tools, and guides as to how to prepare and present an effective and professional research poster

Writing an Effective “Discussion” section
Description: Dartmouth College guide to writing an effective Discussion section of a research manuscript