Thesis Quickstart

At NPS

Graduate Writing Center
Resources and services to develop your academic writing skills.

Writing Resources
Resources that support NPS students with their academic writing needs.

Citation Styles
This page contains guides to and examples of citation styles including APA, Chicago, Turabian and MLA.

Battling Plagiarism
How to prevent plagiarism in your work.

Doing a Literature Review
Prof. Jeffrey W. Knopf, Naval Postgraduate School

How to Write a Literature Review lecture
Prof. Jeffrey W. Knopf, Naval Postgraduate School
NPS Video Portal, International Graduate Studies Channel

Graduate Student Survival Guide
Dr. Zachary Shore & Dr. Maiah Jaskoski, Naval Postgraduate School
NPS Video Portal, International Graduate Studies Channel

How to cite Research
Prof. Eric Dahl, Naval Postgraduate School
NPS Video Portal, International Graduate Studies Channel

How to Write About Operations Research
Prof. Gerald G. Brown, Naval Postgraduate School

Recommended Outline for M.S. Theses
Prof. Neil Rowe, Naval Postgraduate School

Research Process and Methods
Lauren Wollman

Other Universities

Academic Writing
Brown University Writing Center

Advice on Academic Writing
University of Toronto

Graduate Research, Writing and Careers in Computer Science
Iowa State University
The Resources on Writing, Publication, and Presentation section is relevant beyond computer science.

Graduate Writing Resource
Kendra Gaines University of Arizona

How to Organize Your Thesis
John W. Chinneck, Carleton University

How to Write a Dissertation
Purdue University

How to Write a Thesis
Columbia university

Writing and Presenting Your Thesis or Dissertation
S. Joseph Levine Michigan State University

Writing Guides
University of North Carolina

Writing Resources
Harvard Writing Center

Writing Theses and Dissertations
Claremont Graduate University