Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL) is an excellent wide-ranging resource to address many writing issues.
Style Guides and Tutorials
- Style Guides and Tutorials – AP, APA, MLA, Chicago styles, and more
- Using the Library – Search and research topics with this link to the UWM Libraries Site.
Guidelines for Online Etiquette – (from the University of Wisconsin Online Colleges)
Personal Statements/Graduate School – (from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Artist Statements – (from UWM Professor Nathaniel Stern)
Useful Grammar and Writing Websites
- Grammar Exercises – (from the Purdue OWL)
Diagramming Sentences – (from Learning Stream Center)
Grammar Bytes – (from Robin L. Simmons, Valencia Community College)
- Citation Styles and Avoiding Plagiarism - Includes information on when to cite sources (from UWM Libraries)
UWM's Academic Misconduct Policies – Includes information on plagiarism
Questions about Plagiarism – Includes explanations of why, when, and how to use sources (from University of Auckland)
Avoiding Plagiarism – Includes what plagiarism is and how to avoid it (from the Purdue OWL)
What is Plagiarism? – How to recognize plagiarism (from Indiana University of Bloomington School of Education)
Graduate Student Writers
- Strategies for Graduate Writers and Others Working on Long Papers – Helpful guidelines so you can plan accordingly and make the best use of your session
UWM Graduate School Formats – Master's Thesis and Doctoral Dissertation Format Requirements from the UWM Graduate School
Curriculum Vitae and Related Topics--(from University of Virginia)
Support Group for Dissertators and Thesis Writers – Contact JoAnne Graham, Ph.D., Norris Health Center, 414-229-7144 for more information.