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Topic Guides: Resources for Academic Writing

Resources for Academic Writing

Academic writing of different subject areas has its own style and rules to follow.  This form of writing is different from expository composition, argumentation writing or commercial correspondence.  While it is quite hard to comprehend all research needs of every subject field, we have put together a handful of basic resources and relevant services to help you in planning your research and preparing your literature review etc.

Keep this Topical Research Guide handy as a guideline in writing an academic paper.

1. Getting Started


Academic dissertation E-books: e.g. Writing your dissertation Writing Theses and Dissertations (Claremont Graduate University)