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This guide is starting point for research in agriculture at Illinois State University. This guide can help you with all aspects of your projects and research.

Milner Resources for Agriculture Graduate Students

Milner Librarians are there to help you with your research!

Agriculture Librarian Christine Fary is happy to provide research consultations in person and via Zoom to help you with researching resources specific to your thesis or dissertation topic. You can schedule an appointment via her Bookings form.

Copyright and Graduate School liaison Librarian Colby Cilento can help you with questions related to the graduate school, copyright, and adding your theses and dissertations to the ISU ReD despository.

Milner Library offers a selection of guides that are very helpful for or geared specifically towards graduate students:

Graduate School Resources

The Graduate School Fellows offer writing assistance appointments for graduate students including writing development, structure and coherence, argument logic, critical analysis, and use and formatting of citations.

You can choose either in-person appointments, which happen in Milner Library on Floor 5 in a glass-walled study pod that has signage indicating that it is the graduate writing assistance pod, or Zoom appointments.

The Graduate School provides a Thesis/Dissertation Writing Guide that includes videos and information about graduate writing formats, a style guide for writing dissertations and theses, creating a bibliography, and employing an editor.