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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Standards and Resources: Other

Find here both general and UIUC-specific information related to conducting research, including process, ethics, academic integrity, intellectual property, copyright, citation format and management, and plagiarism.


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  • IDEALS  "collects, disseminates, and provides persistent and reliable access to the research and scholarship of faculty, staff, and students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Faculty, staff, and graduate students can deposit their research and scholarship - unpublished and, in many cases, published - directly into IDEALS. Departments can use IDEALS to distribute their working papers, technical reports, or other research material."
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  • Latin Resources:
    • Pronunciation of Biological Latin  Provides identified rules that describe the traditional English pronunciation, including taxonomic names of plants and animals.
    • Gotch, Arthur Frederick. 1996. Latin Names Explained: A Guide to the Scientific Classification of Reptiles, Birds & Mammals.  New York : Facts on File.  Call no.  596.014 G711L19;  Location: Funk ACES Reference (non-circulating)
    • Gotch, Arthur Frederick. 1979. Mammals, Their Latin Names Explained: A Guide to Animal Classification.  Poole [Eng.] : Blandford Press.  Call no.:  599.0014 G71M;  Location: Oak Street (Request online)
    • Stearn, William T. 1995. Botanical Latin: History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology, and Vocabulary. 4th ed. Portland, Or. : Timber Press.  Call no.:  470St3b1995;  Location: Funk ACES