Online Guide to Writing and Research


The Online Guide has many useful features. You can

  • easily search out a needed concept or task by using the Site Search Tool or the Table of Contents

  • walk through the steps of researching and writing various kinds of course assignments

  • follow related ideas within the text by clicking on internal hyperlinks

  • choose from a variety of assessment checklists

  • enrich your understanding of research and writing concepts and enhance your skills by visiting linked websites

  • meet two student writers who discuss their different “takes” on research and writing tasks

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