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Style Guides Online:

MLA Style Guide

APA Style Guide

Chicago/History Style Guide

CBE/Science Style Guide

ESL Help

US Higher Education: A Cultural Introduction

Writing in Higher Education: An Introduction for International Students

Grammar and ESL Exercises

Creating Effective Paragraphs
More ESL links

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When You Start to Write
Coping With Writing Anxiety and Overcoming Writer's Block
Avoiding Writer's Block

-Brainstorming and Developing Ideas
Paradigm: Discovering WHAT to Write


-Thesis Statements/Topic Sentences/Paragraphs
Thesis Statement
Topic Sentences


Paradigm: Organizing Your Writing

Logical Fallacies

Purdue: Logical Fallacies

Logic in Argumentative Writing

Strategies for Writng a Conclusion

Ending the Essay

-Revision Strategies

Some Warning Signs of a Rushed Paper!
Proofreading, Editing, Revising


Transition Use

Transitions: Kinds
Ask Miss Grammar

-Documenting Sources
Plagiarism--a detailed handout
MLA Guide
APA Guide

Staley Library Research Assistance

Other Types of Writing

-Annotated Bibliographies

The Annotated Bibliography
Annotated Bibliographies - Staley Library
Annotated Bibilography Examples

-Lab Reports

Writing a Science Report


Designing and Effective PowerPoint Presentation

Other Writing Centers / Resources:
Purdue's Online Writing Lab
Writing Center at MIT
Harvard University Writing Center

Paradigm Online Writing Assistant



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Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL