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Creative Writing Resources: Getting Started

What You Can Find In This Guide

 This guide will help you find information on creative writing. Click a link below to get started.

  Articles - Click this link for articles & journals

  Books & E-Books - Borrow a book from the library, or access e-books and videos from home

  Reference Materials - Locate directories, handbooks, and statistical sources

  Videos and Images - Stream videos from home, or find and view a video in the library

  Web Resources - Use these hand-picked resources from the web to complement your research

  APA - Give credit to your sources by citing properly in APA format

  More Help  - Find tutorials, research and writing help, contact information, and more

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May 10: The Library authentication issue has now been resolved. Apologies for any problems this might have caused. Moving forward, we strongly recommend using SSO as your primary method of logging in.

May 7: Today marks the start of Teacher Appreciation Week, so we put together an online display of the latest books focused on teaching and learning! Current and future educators, take a look here.

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