Writing Resources

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The following links are designed to assist students with developing the writing skills necessary for expressing ideas and research in the social studies.

Document Formatting Style Guides:

MLA style (History, Economics, Current World Problems)

APA style (Psychology ONLY)

Basic writing tips and tools:

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Avoiding Plagiarism

Writing SPECIFICALLY for the social studies:

OWL: Analysis

OWL: Primary Source Analysis

Dartmouth Writing Program

Spelling and Pronunciation Resources:

Merriam Webster


Translation Resources:

Babel Fish (Yahoo)