Writing Center Student Brochure

For Students or Staff wishing to print themselves a copy of the Student Brochure. This brochure is also available at the Writing Center. This brochure includes information on where to find the Writing Center, how to contact us, our hours of opporation, how to schedule an appointment, and services provided by the writing center, including specialized services available to graduate students.

 

Writing Center Instructor Brochure

For Staff wishing to print themselves a copy of the Instructor Brochure. This brochure is also availble at the Writing Center. This brochure includes information on where to find the Writing Center, how to contact us, our hours of opporation, services provided, as well as information on tutor-lead in-class presentations and workshops of varrying topics that an instructor may schedule for their class. 

 

Writing Center Tips for Using the Library Database

For Students of Staff wishing to print themselves a copy of our Library Database Research Guide. This short packet includes step by step instuctions on best research practices alongside pictures to add more clarity. In this guide, students are given informaiton about the Wayne State Library database, how to narrow search terms, how to find lists of articles, how to identify relevant sources at a glance, how to ensure the full text of a source is available, and how to find relevant sources through tracing the path. 
 
  

Ethos, Logos, Pathos

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of Ethos, Logos, and Pathos guide.  This handout includes definitions, information, and uses of Ethos, Logos, and Pathos when writing.  

 

APA 

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of APA formatting and citation rules.  This handout includes APA basics for in-text citations, headings, and the reference page

  

MLA

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of APA formatting and citation rules.  This handout includes MLA basics for paper formatting, in-text citations and the works cited page. 

  

Summary and Paraphrasing

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of summary and paraphrasing rules.  This handout highlights the differences between summary and paraphrasing and when to use either. 

  

Analysis, Evaluation, Synthesis

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of what analysis, evaluation, and synthesis are.  This handout highlights the differences between the three and when to use each in writing. 

  

Proofreading

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of proofreading tips.  This handout includes the three stages of writing and proofreading. 

 

IMRD Article

For students wishing to print themselves a copy of an IRMD article that describes what each section does and the information required within the abstract, introduction, methods, results, and discussion sections.  

 

 

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