Writing Guides and Aids

(scroll down for Documentation Guides)


The Writing Center at NJIT (sign up for tutoring)
NJIT Writing and Research Guides (from the Van Houten Library)
The OWL at Purdue
Online Writing Assistant
The Writing Center (at University of Wisconsin)
Strunk and White's Elements of Style
The New St. Martin's Handbook
UVic Writer's Guide

A Writer's Reference

Creating a Research Paper:

The Seven Steps of the Research Process (etc.)
Research and Documenting Sources, Writing Papers etc.

Research Strategies (Getting Started)
Search Path (How to Find and Evaluate Sources)
NJIT Research Desk (How To)

Evaluating Internet Resourceshttp://www.teachercertification.org/teach/evaluation-techniques-of-Internet-resources.php

Writing Mechanics:

Using Transitional Words and Phrases
Using Transitional Words and Phrases (including examples)
Transitional Words and Phrases - Examples

Grammar Bytes!
Online Grammar Handbook
English Grammar Help
Guide to Grammar and Writing
The Internet Grammar of English
Grammar Punctuation and Glossary

Dictionaries etc.:

Dictionaries, Thesauri, Acronyms and Encyclopedias
Webster's Dictionary
Other Dictionaries
Roget's Thesaurus Search Form
Acronym and Abbreviation List
Semantic Rhyming Dictionary

Documentation and Research Guides

Questions? Contact:

Dr. Burt Kimmelman, Professor of English
Department of Humanities
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, New Jersey 07102
973.596.3376 (p); 973.642.4689 (f)