21L.512 | Fall 2013 | Undergraduate

American Authors: Autobiography and Memoir

Related Resources

Oxford English Dictionary

  • Definitive record
  • Dictionary, thesaurus, timelines and sources
MIT Libraries

  • Resources for literary study at the MIT libraries
  • Link to the OED, LION, JSTOR, and other databases for scholarly articles and other resources
MIT Writing and Communications Center

  • For writing help and a rich supply of resources
Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)

  • Guidelines for MLA citation form
  • Follow links to information on citing sources and using correct form for Works Cited lists
 Perelman, Leslie, and Edward Barrett. The Mayfield Handbook of Technical and Scientific Writing. Mayfield Publishing Co, 1997. ISBN: 9781559346474.

  • MLA citations
Jenkins, Henry. “What Wikipedia Can Teach us About the New Media Literacies.” June 2007.

  • A good way to think about what Wikipedia is for
Wheeler, L. Kip. “Close Reading of a Literary Passage.” 2014.

  • Basic terms and advice
Fowler, Henry Watson, and Francis George Fowler. The King’s English. Kessinger Publishing, 2010. ISBN: 9781164388418.

  • Grammar and style
Grammar Resources.” University of Chicago Writing Program, accessed March 4, 2014.

  • Grammar and style
Corbett, Philip B. “After Deadline: Newsroom Notes on Usage and Style.” accessed March 4, 2014.

  • Grammar and style

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