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Online Guide to Writing and Research

Online Guide to Writing and Research


Welcome to the Online Guide. If you want to learn helpful tips to improve your writing and you are ready to organize and streamline your writing process, the guide is full of useful information to assist in each step. Some key takeaways include how to

  • write in a formal tone
  • achieve a balance between your own writing and outside research
  • prewrite the way that your brain processes information
  • write introductions, thesis statements, topic sentences, body paragraphs, and conclusions
  • adopt specific organizational techniques for research, argumentative, and other writing assignments
  • maintain academic integrity and integrate research 
  • assess your own writing and utilize the support available to you at the library and writing center

Chapters 1-8

Appendices A-D

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