Writing a Paper

Need some help formulating your paper or citing sources?

A+ Research and Writing Guide
This IPL guide walks you through the process of writing a research paper, from choosing a topic to doing research to writing your bibliography.

Guide to Conducting Literary Research
"This guide is designed to support you as you use electronic and print resources to: choose a topic, craft a thesis, evaluate thesis and sources, identify a variety of information sources, take efficient notes, begin and organize a research paper, use parenthetical documentation, prepare a Works Cited page, draft and revise a research paper."

Writers Workshop: Writer Resources
Excellent handbooks on grammatical rules, writing techniques, and citing sources.

Documentation Styles
A guide to citing print and electronic sources in APA, MLA, Chicago, and some other styles.

Online! Citation Styles
Learn to cite various electronic sources in APA, MLA, Chicago, and CBE styles.