RESEARCH SUPPORT OFFERED BY RCs
All the Resource Centres provide the following services to support the students in their research work:
Reference Service to the students who approach the Resource Centre staff in person or through email and phone for queries related to their research topics.
Guidance to write research reports such as, dissertations, theses, internship reports, etc.
Topical/subject bibliographies of books and e-Books in the collections of Campus library are compiled on request. Lists of relevant articles/research papers and other resources image listings are also provided on request.
Full text digital document delivery via email are also arranged by the Resource Centres whenever requested. Books and other documents from other libraries are also arranged through inter library loan facilities or network such as DELNET by specific RCs .
Proactive alert services from select online databases are also set up for researchers.
Citing Sources in References and Bibliographies
Leading styles of citation for referencing in a research paper, article or book chapter are listed below:
Ebsco host and Proquest databases offer cite facilities in multiple citation styles such as , AMA, APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA. and others. Please select the Cite option displayed on the screen to generate references in the desired style for your list or references or bibliography..
Few popular open source citation builders are listed below :
What is plagiarism ? Please visit http://www.plagiarism.org for details.
Turnitin plagiarism checker https://turnitin.com/gateway/index.html is used in all NIFT campuses.
Please contact the Research cell or the concerned dept. in your campus for using Turnitin plagiarism checker.