Online Writing Resources

Browsing List of Online Writing Resources

These resources are available to everyone, on or off campus.

APA -style help - http://www.apastyle.org/apa-style-help.aspx

  • Description: American Psychological Association style for citing sources, including electronic formats. This is the official APA site.
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • [Reviewed by: Library Staff]

Citing sources from Chemeketa's online databases

  • Description: Guidance on citation formats for articles, streaming video, images, e-books, and other material from our online databases. Includes APA and MLA styles.
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • [Reviewed by: Library Staff]

Guide for writing research papers-MLA - http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/library/mla.pdf

  • Description: A basic guide to writing research papers. Includes sections on gathering materials, note cards, outlines, examples of plagiarism in a number of forms, using quotations, formating, MLA-style documentation and preparing the list of works cited.
  • Appropriate to course or program:Writing
  • [Reviewed by: Choice, Supplement 36, p. 80]

Guide for writing research papers-APA - http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/library/apa.pdf

  • Description: A basic guide to formating, APA-style documentation and preparing the list of works cited for a research paper.
  • Appropriate to course or program:Writing
  • [Reviewed by: Choice, Supplement 36, p. 80]

KnightCite

  • Description: A citation generator. Choose the type of resource you are citing and fill in the blanks. KnightCite will generate a citation in APA, MLA, or Chicago style.
  • Appropriate to course or program: All
  • Reviewed by: [Library staff

The Online English Grammar - http://www.edufind.com/english/grammar/grammar_topics.php

  • Description: Has a table of contents and alphabetical index to steer the user to areas of interest, for example adverbs.
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • [Reviewed by: Choice, Aug.1998]

The OWL at Purdue - APA Formatting and Style Guide - http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

  • Description: Simple, clear instructions for APA formatting and citations, based on the 6th ed. of the APA Publications Manual.
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • Reviewed by: [Staff, Oct. 2006]

The OWL at Purdue - Chicago Manual of Style

  • Description: Instructions for formatting and citing according to the 16th ed. of the Chicago Manual of Style
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • Reviewed by: [Staff, Mar. 2013]

The OWL at Purdue - MLA Formatting and Style Guide - http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/557/01/

  • Description: Simple, clear instructions for formatting and citations according to 7th ed. of the MLA Handbook.
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • Reviewed by: [Staff, Mar. 2013]

Strunk, William. The Elements of Style. - http://www.bartleby.com/141/index.html

  • Description: The original edition of a famous manual on English writing style. Short and to the point, with simple rules guaranteed to improve your writing. A little old-fashioned, but still full of excellent examples.
  • Appropriate to course or program:
  • [Reviewed by: Library Staff]

Writing argumentative essays - http://www.ltn.lv/~markir/essaywriting/frntpage.htm

  • Description: A tutorial on writing argumentative essays from Bill Daly.
  • Appropriate to course or program: WR122
  • [Reviewed by: Choice, Aug.1998]

 


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Updated: 6 March 2013