Resources for Students

The UAlbany Writing Center
This is an essential place to visit on campus to talk with a peer about your writing process and to get some feedback on your writing assignments.
http://www.albany.edu/writing/

UAlbany Libraries
You will be using the libraries frequently during your time at UAlbany, so check out their website now to find out more about the research process.
http://library.albany.edu/

MLA Style
MLA stands for Modern Language Association. The MLA has a set of specific guidelines to follow for formatting your papers and citing sources if you are taking English or certain Humanities courses. You may also use MLA Style in the Writing and Critical Inquiry Program.

MLA Guide from the Online Writing Lab at Purdue University
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

MLA Citation Fox from the UAlbany Libraries
http://library.albany.edu/cfox?type=mla

APA Style
APA stands for the American Psychological Association. The APA has a set of specific guidelines to follow for formatting your papers and citing sources if you are taking Social Science courses. You may also use APA Style in the Writing and Critical Inquiry Program.

APA Guide from the Online Writing Lab at Purdue University
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

APA Citation Fox from the UAlbany Libraries
http://library.albany.edu/cfox

New York State Writers Institute
If you are interested in exploring your own potential as a writer and hearing from acclaimed writers about their process and writings, check out this remarkable program right here at UAlbany.
http://www.albany.edu/writers-inst/#.UkxsYxCwWmw

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Capital District Writing Project