Resources for Students
The Basics of APA Style
This tutorial is designed for those who have no previous knowledge of APA Style. It shows users how to structure and format their work, recommends ways to reduce bias in language, identifies how to avoid charges of plagiarism, shows how to cite references in text, and provides selected reference examples.
APA Style Lite for College Papers A concise guide based on the current guidelines of the American Psychological Association (APA).
The Citation Machine
Construct a bibliography in MLA or APA by merely filling in the blanks!
Citation Style for Research Papers The C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University provides examples of APA, MLA, Turabian, Chicago, and AMA citations.
An online dictionary.
Elements of Style
Provides rules of usage and principles of composition.
MLA Style Lite for College Papers A concise guide based on the current guidelines of the Modern Language Association (MLA).
Purdue's Writing Lab
Check out the award winning on-line writing lab from Purdue University.
Authoritative online thesaurus.
The Nursing Student's Guide to Writing Care Plans
Check out this indispensable guide to writing care plans for both the first and second years of the nursing program at Bristol Community College.
TASC Tutoring and Academic Support Center at Bristol Community College
Describes services offered by the campus tutoring center.
University of Illinois' On-line Grammar Handbook
Gives rules for standard usage.
University of Maine's On-line Writing Center
Links to grammar handbooks, dictionaries, thesauruses, foreign language dictionaries, ESL resources, and MLA and APA citation guides.
University of Massachusetts' Dartmouth Library
Gives online access to catalogues, databases, and general library services.
Resources for Teachers and Tutors
Bedford/St. Martin's Workshop on Plagiarism
Gives tips on avoiding plagiarism.
Diana Hacker's Guide to Research and Documentation
Provides information about how to find and cite sources in history, humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
The System for Adult Basic Education Support at Bristol Community College promotes high quality adult basic education services through training, support, and resources.
Conference on College Composition and Communication
2013 CCCC Annual Convention
March 13-16, 2013 • Las Vegas, Neveda “The Public Work of Composition”
National Association for Developmental Education
NADE 2013 Annual Conference
February 27 – March 2, Denver Colorado
"Pioneering the Education Frontier"
Northeast Writing Centers Association (NEWCA) Conference 2012
April 13 – April 15, St. John’s University, Queens Campus,
Queens, New York "Building from 9/11: Writing Centers ReImagine, ReInvent"