Academic Integrity and Plagiarism
Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism (BenU Library Libguide)
Citation Guides and Style Manuals (BenU Library Libguide)
General information about citation andThe St. Martin's Handbook. The blue tabs across the top of the guide provide specific information about citation styles commonly used by students in their writing, including APA, AMA, CSE, Chicago style, MLA, and NLM.
Citing Government and Legal Documents (BenU Library Libguide)
Online tool for developing a bibliography. Caution: be sure to proofread the resulting document for accuracy!
Paragraphs and Language
Diagramming Sentences (online software)
Grammar Girl (website)
"Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing. Covering the grammar rules and word choice guidelines that can confound even the best writers, Grammar Girl makes complex grammar questions simple with memory tricks to help you recall and apply those troublesome grammar rules."
"grammarNOW! has a wealth of resources to make your writing better and to answer any grammar, punctuation, or composition question you may have."
Guide to Grammar and Writing (website)
Detailed explanations of grammar and language use, quizzes, and strategies for effective essay writing.
The St. Martin's Handbook: E-Book
Online version of The St. Martin's Handbook.
The St. Martin's Handbook: Exercise Central
Over 9,000 free online writing exercises that provide practice in important writing skills.
The St. Martin's Handbook: Other Online Resources
Additional writing resources, including sample essays, strategies for creating different kinds of arguments, working with online sources, and more.