Writing Support

Welcome to our menu of writing resources. To find your way around, think about what tools you most need. To make a writing appointment, click here.     


Online Writing Resources Research and Documentation
Academic Strategies: Citation Resources:
Participate in every class AMA
Take good notes APA
Manage your time MLA
Understand your learning style Chicago/Turabian
Use appropriate learning strategies IEEE Resources
Test preparation/test-taking strategies  
Ideal study environments Plagiarism Resources:
  Students: Avoid plagiarism
Assignment Strategies: Plagiarism self test
Abstract Faculty: Help students avoid plagiarism
Annotated bibliography WCU's academic integrity policy
Article summary  
Book/film review Research Papers:
Lab report Develop a focus
Literary paper Go to the library
Literature review Select your materials
Research paper Learn how to take notes
Theatre critique Categorize your research
  Create a working thesis statement
Sentence-Level Resources (Grammar):  Do not forgo an outline
Colons Write your paper
Finishing touches  Resources for Graduate Students
Run-on sentences WaLC Resources
Sentence fragments Graduate School Resources
   Writing Appointments
Writing in Your Discipline:   FAQs about Writing Tutoring
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Computer Science  
Creative Writing  
Engineering Technology  
Human Services  
Physical Therapy  
Political Science  
 Resumes and Cover Letters:  
Career Services  

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