The Purdue Owl offers free resources for Writing, Teaching, Research, Grammas, Style Guides, ESL, and Professinal Writing.
- MLA Formating and Style Guide
- APA Formatting and Style Guide
- CMOS (Chicago Style) Formattion and Style Guide
The Council of Science Editors (CSE) offers three systems of documentation. For a class paper, check to see if your instructor prefers one of these systems. For a journal article, check the journal's instructions to find out which system to use.
You can use Zotero to manage and store research and also generate citations. Please double check the accuracy of any automatically generated sitations against the official guideliens for the style you are working in.
This video explains the key terms and expectations of Academic Integrity for all members of the Doane Community
View this guide, created by The Writing Center, offering guidelines on revising strong cover letters.
Topics by Major
- These annotated example Praxis essays show students how high-scoring answers function and the moves they can try.
- This outline shows one way to structure and practice responses to the argumentative essay on the Praxis test.
- This guide provides the most common grammatical and punctuation issues tested on the Praxis. It includes definitions and explanations of the rules as well as examples or errors, with corrections.
Communication, Journalism and Media Majors
The Center for Disability Rights offers these guidelines for Disability and Journalism Writing.
Environmental Science Majors
- The Role of Hypothermia and the Diving Reflex in Survival of Near-Drowning Accidents by Brian Martin, Biology 281
- This model paper properly depics the CSE Name-Year approach.
- Having Superior Turf Without Negative Environmental Implications by Bryce Schouboe, EVI 351
- This model paper also depicts the CSE Citation format.