Tips on Writing
Useful links for students taking a WI course or just interested in improving their writing.
- Study Skills and Strategies:
Summarizing, study skills, library skills, and test preparation.
- Guide to Writing a Research Paper:
Information on how to write a research paper.
- Guide to Writing a Lab Report:
Information on how to write a Lab Report
- Avoiding Plagiarism:
A series of podcasts and activities on avoiding plagiarism and using MLA citations.
Descriptions of the different styles of citation you might encounter in a WI Course.
- APA Style:
This guide provides information on APA style and formatting.
- MLA Style:
This guide provides information on MLA style and formatting.
- Chicago Style (Turabian):
This guide provides information on Chicago style and formatting.
- A useful comparison of the three styles:
Helpful discussion of the differences between the styles.