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For more writing resources, come visit the COWS physical library of writing wisdom. Our shelves hold everything from science writing handbooks to poetry prompts.
Gordon Harvey's "Elements of the Academic Essay:" Brief descriptions of all components in an academic essay
How to Avoid Plagiarism: A very silly video and quiz show to understand what plagiarism is all about
The Purdue OWL on Grammar: Straight forward lessons on all things grammar
The Oxford English Dictionary Online: Respected definitions for 600,000 English words. To access: If you're currently on the Whitman WiFi network, simply click the link. If not, go to the Penrose Library site, click on "Finding Resources" → "Articles & Databases" → "English" → "Find Reference Works" → "Oxford English Dictionary"
Penrose Library e-Resources: A catalogue of research databases, organized according to discipline
The COWS blog: Whitman's online wealth of writing tips and resources, compiled from students and student-tutors since 2013
PeerCentered: A blog by and for peer writing tutors
Peer Tutoring Resource Center: Resources for peer tutoring in all subjects