Writing Resources

Resources supporting NPS students with their academic writing

GRADUATE WRITING CENTER

The NPS Graduate Writing Center (GWC) website  

Check it out for:

  • Writing Resources
  • Instruction and workshop schedules
  • Tutor signups
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Information about the GWC services
  • and more! 

Table of Contents

General Writing
Books, e-books, online guides, and tips for the overall writing process
Tools
Citation management software comparisons
Turnitin, plagiarism prevention service
Conducting Research
How to plan, do, and manage your research
Plagiarism
What is plagiarism and how to avoid it
Common Assignments
Annotated Bibliography, Literature Review, Thesis Proposals, and more
Citation Styles
APA, Chicago, Turabian, and IEEE citation formatting guides
Help by Curriculum
NPS for credit classes and quick 50 minute workshop offerings.  Videos of classes.
Fair Use
Certain uses of copyright-protected works do not require permission of the copyright holder.

Subject Guide