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Evaluating Web Sites

As more and more research is found on the internet, it is important to approach sources critically. How do you know if a site is useful, reliable, and provides valuable information? The links gathered here can help you before your search. Understanding what makes a web site trustworthy is a vital skill for all writers.


The Writing Center is now open! 

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Our mission is to support students' growth as writers and provide the expertise, the resources, and the space and time to work with them on their writing, for all who request it. In order to provide these services to as many writers as possible, as of Oct. 12, 2016, appointments will be limited to one per schedule per week.

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Not sure how to cite a source in a particular style? Want to double-check punctuation in a sentence?  Ask a writing consultant!

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