Writing, Style Guides & Grammar

Writing Assistance & Tips

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Guide to Grammar and Writing (Capital Community College)

Writing@CSU (Colorado State University)

HyperGrammar (Writing Centre at the University of Ottawa in Canada)


Citation Style Guides

These links will help you determine how to structure citations for a Bibliography / Reference page

Citation Styles Online -- includes MLA, APA, Chicago, and more

Long Island University Citation Style for Research Papers -- includes APA, Turabian, MLA, Chicago, and AMA for numerous formats with an easy-to-understand color-coded scheme

Research & Citation Resources from Purdue Writing Lab


Bibliography / Citation-Makers

bibme -- automatic bibliography maker

EasyBib -- free automatic bibliography composer


Usage & Grammar

American Heritage Book of Usage -- grammar, style, word choice, names, and more

Guide to Grammar and Writing -- informative guide from Charles Darling, professor of at Capital Community College

Common English Errors -- concise explinations of common mistakes from Paul Brians, Professor of English at Washington State University

Elements of Style -- classic William Strunk guide.

Ask the Editor at APStylebook.com

Ask the Experts at AskOxford.com

Questions and Answers at the Chicago Manual of Style Online

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