Focusing Your Research By Writing the Abstract First

LibParlor Contributor, Allison Hosier, discusses how writing an first that is abstract help clarify what you are writing about.

Allison Hosier is an Information Literacy Librarian at the University at Albany, SUNY. She’s got published and presented on research related to practical applications need someone write my paper me of the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy included in information literacy instruction. Her current scientific studies are focused on examining the metaconcept that research is both an action and a subject of study. Follow her on Twitter at @ahosier.

In 2012, I attended a number of workshops for new faculty on how to write your first peer-reviewed article, step-by-step. These workshops were loosely according to Writing Your Journal Article in 12 Weeks by Wendy Laura Belcher.

Our first assignment? (mais…)