Develop a research paper consisting of a critical assessment of a particular technology, technological concept, or a technology related issue. Consider picking a topic that relates to information systems in the area of your major subject. Your approach should include evaluation, comparison, analysis, and recommendation. Avoid excessive quotation.

Not merely descriptive
5-8 pages


Write a 5-8 page paper in paragraph form and in complete, grammatically correct sentences (that is 5-8 pages of CONTENT, not including the title page and the references page).
Include an introductory paragraph that introduces the topic and a concluding paragraph that provides a high-level summary of your analysis
You must use at least FIVE references for your paper (one of these may be your course textbook). Provide all necessary citations for your work (Where did you get your information? Give credit throughout your paper and also in your references list at the end of your paper!). At least two references must be peer reviewed (refereed) journal article.

Compose in a Microsoft Word document
Use Times New Roman 12 point font
Use double spacing
Use a separate title page with paper title, your name, course name, and date in APA style
Use a separate reference page at the end of your paper in APA style
Your references and paper should be in APA format (some helpful links are on the UNA’s Writing Center’s website and on the Collier Library’s website)

Attached a copy of instructors “sample paper” for formatting and layout info.