This section leads you to various books relevant to Academic Writing and writing in library's collections.
As a university student, writing academic papers is a necessary task. Academic writing is different from secondary school writing. This section will help you to get some basic ideas and tips about academic writing.
Web Resources for Academic Writing
-- An article from the Dartmouth Writing Program, Dartmouth College
The article consists of the following sections:
· Writing for College
· Constructing an Informed Argument
· Choosing an Appropriate Topic
· Finding a Rhetorical Stance
· Considering Structure
· Using Appropriate Tone and Style
· Tips for Newcomers
-- Writing resources provided by Harvard Writing Center
The article discussed different aspects of academic writing, including
· Overview of the Academic Essay
· Essay Structure
· Beginning the Academic Essay
· Revising the Draft
· Editing the Essay
· Tips on Grammar, Punctuation, and Style
· Other aspects
-- An online writing lab set up by Purdue University
It is a famous website where students, teachers and researchers can find different types of instructions regarding academic writing and professional writing, including report style, citation format and how to avoid plagiarism.