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Research Help: Writing Your Paper/Presentation


Zotero is free, easy-to-use software to help you collect, manage, cite, and share your research sources. 

User Guide

Literature Reviews: An Overview for Graduate Students

Writing Papers and Presentations

Congratulations! You've chosen a topic, planned your research, found and evaluated resources--you're ready to get writing! Check out this website by the University of Toronto on Academic Writing: Advice on Academic Writing

Writing a Paragraph?

Writing an Essay or Taking an Essay Exam?

Writing a Multi-Page Paper?

Still need help? The following resources will help you with writing and citation as well as information on grammer, subjected specifid writing and more:

The OWL at Purdue

Harvard University's Student Writing Guides

The University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill Writing Center Handouts

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Writing Handbook

Research and Documentation Online

Research 101

Doing a presentation? Check out these resources for helpful tips, do's and dont's, and more:

Presentation Helper from Presentation Magazine


Microsoft's PowerPoint Suport/Training

Making an Effective Poster Presentation

Tutoring Services

Get help from Mercyhurst University's peer tutoring services and the writing center:

Peer Tutoring

The Writing Center