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English 1100 - English Composition - Fall, 2022: Reading and Writing

Tips to help with researching a topic for compositions

How to read academic articles

Reading an academic paper isn't like reading a novel or a magazine article.  There are strategies to make comprehension easier - here are two articles that explain How to Read an Academic Article.

Evaluating Sources

If you find sources outside of the library databases, take a few moments to evaluate the source.  Here are some tools to use to help you decided if the information on a website is credible.

Writing Papers - Style Guides and other books