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Online Writing and Other Resources

Online Resources

These off-campus web sites may be useful for the disciplines listed.

Computer Science:
- Carnegie Melon Advice on Research and Writing

English and Humanities:
- MLA style guide at University of Southern Mississippi
- Turabian Guide for writers of research papers

- History Department of East Tennessee State citation guide
- The Nature of Historical Writing
- Reading, Writing and Researching for History

- Bates College biology department, How to Write a Paper in Scientific Journal Style and Format
- University of Richmond Writing in Biology

- APA Style Guide at University of Southern Mississippi
- Preparing scientific papers

Reference Works and Other Thoughts on Writing

- Oxford English Dictionary

- American Heritage Fourth Edition

- Encyclopedia Britannica

- The Elements of Style

- George Orwell's "Politics of the English Language"

Other University Writing Centers

- Appalachian College Association (ACA) Virtual writing center

- Dartmouth's Materials for Writing Tutors

- Hamilton College's Writing Center

- Harvard Writing Center

- Purdue Writing Center Electronic Handouts topics ranging from comma placement to research paper organization

- Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL).

- University of North Carolina's Writing Center

- University of Richmond Writing Center and Resource Page

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