How To Write A Research Paper With Appendices: Tips & Tricks


Research papers ten to make students nervous especially if they are unaccustomed to writing long academic documents. If you can write a decent essay then you have nothing to fear in this department. Here are some nice tips and tricks you can try to make your way through this tedious but quite simple process:

  • Find a paper that looks the way yours should
  • Sample papers can be found in many different places. If you want to ask someone in person, go to the professor who will be grading your work. If you prefer online resources, any search engine can take you to the academic content creation agencies that have hundreds or even thousands of these available for public viewing, free of charge.

  • Source a good template
  • Templates show you how to proceed by giving you step by step instructions on where everything should go. Instead of starting with a blank page, you would see labeled fields in which you input the headings and data relevant to your own work. It is an almost foolproof way to get your formatting done. The only issue that can arise is when your template is flawed so beware of the one you choose.

  • Refer to the guide booklet for your format
  • Are you using the MLA format? How about APA? Both of these and all other styles of academic writing have rules which have been compiled in their own special booklets. Get your hands on the one that you need and study it carefully for more in depth knowledge of how your work should be approached.

  • Do a basic draft
  • This can show you how much you do or do not understand about what you have to do. Try the best you can but understand that there may still be errors.

  • Ask a friend for help
  • Having completed a draft, a friend who is skilled in academic writing can help you to see where your errors are. If they are especially helpful they may even correct them along with you.

  • Pay someone to compile this section
  • If you absolutely cannot do this on your own, fear not there are still other options. The same academic content creation companies that you may have encountered earlier on can easily help you out. There are many different price ranges associated with this type f assistance. There are also variations in quality. Decide what you need and what you can afford.