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Helpful Writing Guides

Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL) - A highly recommended source for advice and handouts on writing term papers and resumes, grammar, appropriate documentation of sources, style guides for MLA, APA, etc.

Hamilton College Writing Center - Using Sources (tips on how to use direct quotations and paraphrase, definition of "common knowledge," how to integrate the ideas of other writers and give proper attribution)

Defining and Avoiding Plagiarism Council of Writing Program Administrators - Statement on Best Practices

Writing Tutorial Services (Indiana University, Bloomington, IN). Guidelines for writing resumes, cover letters, book reviews; advice on avoiding plagiarism and using quotations and paraphrases effectively.