Writing Resources

Citation Styles


Specific Writing Assignments


Avoiding Plagiarism

What Is Plagiarism? (Video)

Avoiding Plagiarism
Source Credibility: How to Select the Best Sources
Source Integration
Integrating Secondary Sources (Table)


Writing the Paper


Grammar, Sentence Level Concerns, and Style


Caring about Writing

Why Writing Matters to Medicine and Life Sciences
Communicating with Your Professor (Texting and e-mail)


Understanding Research and Readings

Research Overview Handout
Defining a Research Question
Developing a Research Question
Strategies for Narrowing a Research Question
Developing a Research Outline
Collier Library Databases
Comparing the Annotated Bibliography to the Literature Review
Evidence-Based Practice


Web Resources

Collier Library

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)

Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing