Library Research Award: Expectations for a Winning Paper

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Winning papers should exhibit the following:

  • The bibliography has at least 3 sources.
  • The paper is at least 3 pages (750 words).
  • Detailed and thoughtful responses to reflective questionnaire are provided.
  • There are no instances of plagiarism.
  • Library resources have been used.
  • The paper has thorough documentation of sources with accurate citations.
  • The student is familiar with the judging criteria on the rubric.
  • A minimum of 70 points is achieved on the rubric.