The Writing Center is available free to EOU students from every discipline and every course level. We offer writing support for all on-campus, online, or on-site students.
Myths and Truths About Writing: Read what famous writers have to say about writing as a difficult and complicated process.
Dashes & Hyphens (Writing Center at University of Maryland)
Handouts, Videos, and Audio Broadcasts on Writing and Speaking (University Writing Center, Texas A&M)
Writing Commons: “A global, worldwide resource, students consult Writing Commons to learn about writing processes, rhetoric, genre, research methods and methodologies, peer review, style–and just anything else related to Writing Studies.”
Research and Documentation
APA Style Blog (searchable; answers questions about common and unusual citation needs)
Chicago Manual of Style Facebook Page (official fan page for CMS)
Paper Format for APA, MLA, and CMS Style (Videos)
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS) Formatting (Word 2007 & 2010)
Reading to Write
Resume Action Verbs (Boston College)
“Why I Tossed Your Resume” (Brent Miller, The Chronicle of Higher Education)
Resumes & Letters (Monster.com)
Academic Honesty Self-Test (Pomona College; posted with permission): Question #5 is specific to Pomona College’s policy. Either research the answer on Pomona’s site or guess, and go on with the test.
WSU Plagiarism Information Site: Students may be particularly interested in the pages titled “What is it?” and “How to Avoid It.”
Writing in Dental Hygiene
Research Guide (University of Michigan)
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