Writing & Grammar Resources
Conjunctions Handout A guide to explain the different conjunctions and their usages.
Essay Template Easy-to-follow guide to help you organize and develop an essay.
Introductions and Conclusions Provides instructions and examples to help you successfully begin and end your essays.
Keyboard Shortcuts Reference guide of common keyboard shortcuts to save you time on the computer.
Point-Of-View Narration Chart explaining first-person, second-person, and third-person narration, including examples.
PowerPoint Guidelines Refer to these guidelines before creating your next PowerPoint.
Purdue OWL Comprehensive website offers practice in grammar, detailed information about APA and MLA citation, explanations and examples about multiple writing assignments, tips for avoiding plagiarism, guidance for developing a resume, and support for ESL students. All Purdue links used with permission.
UNC Writing Center Extensive website with links for many specific writing needs. Used with permission, Writing Center, University of North Carolina, NC.
Self-editing Checklist: The Dirty Dozen Use this guide to help proofread both content and grammar on your papers.
Signal Phrases Explanation and examples of signal phrases to use when referring to another source in a research paper.
Thesis Statements Explains the three parts of a thesis statement and provides multiple examples
Transitions One-page list of different categories of transitions.
WCCS Rubric Wallace’s writing rubric to guide you in focusing your writing.
Writing Guide by BestColleges.com Provides examples and explanations of different types of writing (including expository essays, letters of intent, and research papers), grammar help, and citation guides. Used with permission, BestColleges.com