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CITATION GUIDES & ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHIES

In every essay, citing any outside sourse is crucial to the paper. Following citation guidelines will help all writers avoid a case of plagiarism in their paper. These handouts serve as a resource for various Citation Styles accross multiple curriculums. Each handout discusses the guidelines, rules, and requirements for each style.

APA Style
APA Annotated Bibliography
MLA Style
MLA Annotated Bibliography
Chicago Style 16th Ed.
Turabian Style 7th Ed.
ASA Style


ORANIZATION & PARAGRAPH FORM

Organization is one of the most important foundations in writing an essay, and will contribute greatly to the strength and success of essay arguments. Each handout in this section discusses the formatting, rules, and regulations necessary when organizing and developing an essay.

Thesis Statements
Inventing & Developing Ideas
Organizing Your Essay
"PIE" Paragraphs
"PIE" Outline Worksheet
Introductions
Conclusions


GRAMMAR & PUNCTUATION

When writing and revising an essay, it is important to always ensure that grammar and punctuation are in order. These errors are often easily fixed. The following handouts discuss some common errors in grammar and punctuation with writing, and what writers need to look for to fix those errors.

Punctuation
Commas & Comma Splices
Subject-Verb Agreement
20 Most Common Errors
ASL & The English Language
Article Usage


WRITING WITH STYLE

Style is a great addition to any paper, and every writer will develip his or her own writing style. These handouts serve as a resource for writers who wish to add a little extra flair to their essays.

Introductions
Conclusions
Passive Voice
Transitions


WRITING FOR GRADUATE SCHOOL

Considering Graduate School? These handouts are designed to guide students through the processes necessary when writing Statements of Purpouse, as well as completing other requirements when applying for Grad School.

Personal Statements


 MISCELLANEOUS HANDOUTS

Couldn't find what you were looking for in any of the above sections? The following handouts serve as guidelines for various other writing practices and procedures.

GSP Review
Vocab. for Lit. Analysis
Resumes & Cover Letters
In-Class Essay Tips

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