Research Support:For Students

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You may view all online tutorials and research guide here or select specific guides:

Course Guides: These are guides that include resources specific to your assignments and projects in a specific class. If a guide for your course does not exist and you would like one created, tell your instructor to notify your school's librarian.

Subject guides: These are guides that include resources on a general subject area.

Recommended Resources

Citation Tools & Guides

Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) is the go-to site for citation style guides and general writing help. Bookmark it.

There are many online citation tools EasyBib and BibMe are just a couple. If you are doing serious research and need a citation management tool that goes beyond the free tools that are available, then we suggest looking at Endnote.

Zotero is a browser plug-in that interfaces with virtually any type of online research and library catalog.

Grammar & Writing

Writing Forward offers writing exercises and prompts, grammar tips, and general help for your writing.

UIUC offers a great site that includes a quick reference guide for grammar and writing tips.

Just for Fun

The Internet Archive - check out the way back machine and see how far web design has come over the years. CalArts website circa 1997

Project Gutenberg - free full text eBooks that are in the public domain.


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