Writing Hints and Tips

Use these resources and guides to help you become a better writer.

The Writing Process
Critical Reading and Thinking
Research
Revising
Grammar Aid
Resources for English Language Learners

Over the course of the next year we plan to provide more resources here for students whose first language is not English. Meanwhile, here are some websites from other institutions that offer some specific guides and suggestions:

Citing Sources
  • EasyBib Web – A complete citation management and source documentation system.
  • EndNote Web – A complete citation management and source documentation system.
  • KnightCite – For quickly generating single MLA, APA or Chicago Style citations to copy and paste into your document.
  • The Purdue OWL – Help with MLA, APA and Chicago Style citations.
Style Manuals
Preventing Plagiarism
Resources at Other Institutions

These institutions have web pages like this one that will direct you to a whole host of additional writing resources: