A Note on Plagiarism: Please refer to the Student Handbook’s explanation of academic integrity and definition of plagiarism. Visit the Writing Center for detailed instructions explaining how to avoid plagiarism.
Documenting Sources: Accurately documenting sources in an essay or research paper prevents plagiarism. The most commonly-used formats for documenting sources include APA and MLA.
*Learn to write clearly at Plain Language www.PlainLanguage.gov
*Improve grammar online with Interactive Quizzes: Guide to Grammar and Writing http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quiz_list.htm
*See writing samples at Models of Various Kinds of Writing http://bedfordstmartins.com/modeldocs/
*Use many resources at Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL) http://owl.english.purdue.edu/