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RefWorks Citation Manager:
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Add citations to your personal online storage account with a click.
Use the MS Word add-on to add citations as you write.
A bibliography drafted in nearly any style is as easy as a click--right in MS Word
A list of online writing resources:
Bethel Writing Center
Includes many PDF documents with writing tips on topics like sentence construction, grammar, editing, and citation.
Owl Purdue - Writing Resources
Includes tips for many different types of written work. Specifically, check out "Academic Writing" and "Common Writing Assignments."
CLIC Plagiarism Tutorial
Provides tips for identifying and avoiding plagiarism in academic writing.
Owl Purdue - Plagiarism
Discusses the challenges of avoiding plagiarism in academic writing and provides useful tips.
Indiana University Thesis Tips
Discusses how to identify a thesis statement and to generate a thesis for a paper with or without an assigned topic.
Owl Purdue - Thesis Tips
Examples of thesis statements and breaks down the key elements that make up a thesis.
MLA Citation Guide
MLA citation resources for electronic, physical, and other resources.
Owl Purdue - APA Citations
An expansive collection of APA style guidelines for various resource types and how to create a reference list and in-text citations for these types.
Schedule a meeting with a writing expert:
Undergraduate Writing Center
Schedule a meeting with the writing center here. It's online, and it's easy!
CAPS and Graduate Writing Tutors
Find out how to schedule a meeting with a writing tutor, and see hours, including evenings.
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