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Writing Resources

The Purdue University Online Writing Lab (the "OWL") – Contains resources on all aspects of the writing process, from brainstorming to developing ideas, from citing sources to editing.

Guide to Grammar and Writing (Capital Community College)

WPA Plagiarism Statement

Dave's ESL Café – A Resource for writers for whom English is not a first language.

MLA Citation (Bedford St. Martin's Guide Online)

The Elements of Style


Research and Library Resources

EMU Library Main Page – Contains links to library catalog, databases, and writing and research-related resources. Also contains "Ask a Librarian," where you can get help with research through the online chat window or by email.

Halle Library Research Guides by subject or course and Research 101 @ EMU

Halle Library Citation Guides – Includes MLA and APA citation guides, information on finding sources, and tips on evaluating sources.

Merriam-Webster online – An online dictionary and thesaurus.

Internet Public Library – An online resource offering a variety of resources, including a form to ask for help from IPL librarians.

Log in to the Writing Center Intranet

University Writing Center