Writing and Communication Center

Resources

Citing Sources
A variety of tools for handling APA, MLA, Chicago, CSE and several other citation styles, with the most up-to-date methods for citing online sources. Also links to citation machines, and strategies for successful paraphrasing and use of quotations.

Reference Materials
Many useful online resources including punctuation and grammar webpages, dictionaries, an online technical writing textbook, and Ask Betty, an extensive, user friendly resource for grammar, which includes a Frequently Asked Questions section.

Handouts
Helpful information sheets created by the UW Bothell Writing and Communication Center and others that can be downloaded and printed and address topics including: formatting Annotated Bibliographies, Noun/Pronoun Agreement, Avoiding Run-on Sentences, use of the Semicolon, and Active versus Passive Voice.

Evaluating Online Sources
Advice from four different universities, including the UW Bothell, for assessing the sometimes-overwhelming variety-and amount-of information available on the World Wide Web.

Literature Reviews
Writing a lit review? The Writing Center at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has a great handout.

Scientific Reports
The University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Center provides a great resource for writing scientific reports.

Other Writing Resources
Gateways to other writing centers; links to the University of Washington library system and UW Bothell's Quantitative Skills Center.



 

 


 

 


 

 

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