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Resources for Writing & Style

nfogle Nikolaus Fogle
Subject Librarian for Philosophy
Falvey Library, Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova , PA , 19085
Room 231
610-519-5182


swingo Sarah Wingo
Team Leader- Humanities II, Subject Librarian for English Literature and Theatre
Falvey Library, Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova , PA , 19085
Room 232
610-519-5183


jseibert Jutta Seibert
Team Leader - Academic Integration
Falvey Library, Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova , PA , 19085
Room 228
610-519-7876



This page provides useful links to resources for writing style, citation, and organization.  This page is specifically geared towards graduate level writing.

Web Resources: Offer a variety of materials to aid students in structuring, writing, and researching different kinds of papers and writing assignments.

Organizing & Citing Your Sources: contains links to RefWorks citation management and MLA style guides. 

Additional Resources: Provides resources that will aid students in understanding and avoiding plagiarism, and understanding the difference between online resources such as Google and Wikipedia and the databases available through their library. 

  Writing Guides Available at Falvey

Below are three examples of writing style guides that can be found in the library: 

The Elements of Style
By William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White
Falvey main- 3rd Floor
PE1408 .S772 2005



They Say, I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing
By Gerald Graff
Falvey Main-3rd Floor
PE1431 .G73 2010


The Academic Writer's Toolkit: A User's Manual
by Arthur Asa Berger
Falvey Main-3rd Floor
PE1408 .B477 2008


In addition to the three guides listed above this selected list has been compiled give students a starting point in their search, particularly as regards graduate level writing. The library has many more books on writing and writing style, which students are welcome to explore.

 Web Resources for Writing

  Organizing & Citing Your Sources

 Additional Resources

 


Last Modified: Thursday, March 13th, 2014