Engagingly written and filled with judicious examples, this short, practical, inexpensive handbook combines advice on writing clearly and plainly, structuring a piece of argumentative writing, and avoiding grammatical and other common mechanical errors -- including those in quoting and citing.
These are some useful general guidebooks for college writing, available at Chambers for checkout unless otherwise noted.
While the "thesis" word may be intimidating, never fear, this is an effective guide for shorter research projects as well. Two experienced instructors of thesis and dissertation writing provide examples from actual students and their theses and dissertations to illustrate in detail how to write each section.
Especially helpful for research in unique formats -- still image, sound, and video -- done in any subject area
Want some writing help?
If you need some additional assistance with the writing or editing of your research paper, Broncho Education and Learning Lab (BELL) (NE corner of West Hall, across from Buddy's) provides writing tutoring and support through their English and Writing Lab:
The University of Central Oklahoma recognizes the university's main campus is located on the traditional lands of the Caddo and Wichita people.
Visit the UCO Land Acknowledgement website to learn more.