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Introduction to College Writing


Welcome to our Introduction to College Writing Research Guide!

Learn how to research, write and format your college essays as well as helpful tips to improve your writing style.

This guide will help you:

  • Improve your writing style
  • Choose a topic
  • Research the topic in the library
  • Incorporate statistics and other data
  • Find other online resources
  • Avoid plagiarism and cite your sources correctly
elements of style

Check out our selection of recommended library books for more help with academic writing - including style guides, writing manuals and helpful tips!