Student Resources

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Using Databases and Finding Sources

Accessing Databases

Creating a Library Using Mendeley Desktop

Search Tips for Google Advanced

Evaluating Sources

CRAAP Test Cheatsheet


How to Make an Engaging PowerPoint Presentation

Making a Good Poster

Summary and Response Strategy

TEXAS Paragraph Hamburger

Tips for Writing a Basic Op-Ed

Citing Sources

APA Referencing Guide

APA In-Text Citations

APA Citation Guide for Social Media

Automated Citations for Reference List (video)

Automated Citations for Reference List (Slides)

Grammar, Word Choice, and Mechanics

Cheat Sheet for Paraphrasing

Common Transitional Words

Mechanics of Punctuation (Comma Usage) [New!]

Signal Verbs Cheat Sheet

WordAndPhrase Visual Guide

Submitting Assignments

PAW Advising Form

TurnItIn Submission Instructions