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Communication: Thinking, Reading, Writing, Speaking: Tools for All Writers

Writing & Research Guides

Many institutions have excellent websites that can aid all learners in improving their writing, research and presentation skills.

The guides linked here are recommended by our NJIT  composition instructors and librarians.

Writing Centers and Guides and Handouts

selected academic writing center websites, guides, and handouts Books on Writing and Research

Research Guides | Citation Guides   
link to citation generators and academic websites from the NJIT Library website
Presentation Guides | English as a Second Language (ESL)  

Writer's Web Shelf

This page lists websites useful for ready reference on questions of vocabulary, syntax, grammar and mechanics.

Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary

Roget's Interactive Thesaurus

Strunk's Elements of Style (the original edition)

Developing Coherent Paragraphs University of Toronto

Director of Research & User Services

 
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Van Houten Library, CAB 1036
973-642-4397
scharf@njit.edu 

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