Using The Right Word: The Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage offers a complete guide to using the right word. The Coe Writing Center has a copy available to students. This website is an online resource which allows you to search any word to discover its proper usage.

Additional Resources:

Merriam-Webster Online provides a dictionary, thesaurus, and Encyclopedia Britannica.

Proofing a Paper

Advice on avoiding sexist language

Citations and Bibliographies

Avoiding plagiarism

Printouts these documents are available in the Writing Center.

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