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Writing

  • Avoiding Plagiarism: Quoting and Paraphrasing

  • Purdue OWL
    The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University provides guidelines on various aspects of writing. Topics include General Writing Resources discussing the pre-writing process as well as exercises for grammar and punctuation, advice for Subject Specific Writing, Research and Citation Resourses and the OWL’s short videos on writing. Use the search feature or navigation links to browse pages.

  • Strunk's Elements of Style
    A classic guide on the basic principles of composition, grammar, word usage and misusage, and writing style.

  • Vocabulary.com
    More than an online dictionary, this site offers a personalized learning program to teach essential English words for academic success. Create a free account to track your progress.

  • The Writing Center
    This advice for writing papers goes beyond grammar help to include topics on procrastinating, brainstorming, proofreading and more. Citation Builder helps students prepare citations using MLA, APA, and Chicago style manuals. Provided by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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