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Citations + Writing

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Best Writing Practices for Graduate Students

(an article by Carole Mullen)

Numbers in text

Need to talk about percentages, statistics, or any other numbers in your paper?

APA Numbers in a Nutshell


Having trouble with verb agreement, punctuation, or other mechanics, these guides might help.

Tips on Grammar (Harvard Writing Center)

Grammar and Punctuation (University of Wisconsin)

Writing Guides

General Guides 

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

KU Writing Center (University of Kansas)

The Writer's Handbook (University of Wisconsin)

Types of Writing

Argumentative Essays (Purdue OWL)

Analytical Research Projects (Purdue OWL)

What is a Literature Review (Simon Fraser University)

Incorporating References (University of Kansas)

Avoiding Plagiarism

Quotations are rarely used in scientific writing, but paraphrasing is a skill that can be difficult to develop. Here are a few guides that can help you.

You may also want to ask the Writing Consultant to review your paper.