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Comp I


Composition - Writing resources in our EBSCOhost eBooks collection.Link to YouTube video demo

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.


Research Literature and Writing

Academic Search Premier - Find articles on a variety of subjects, including literature.

Bloom's Literature - Includes critical essays and analysis about literature. Link to YouTube video demo

Learning Express Library - Under the skills and improvement tab, writing and grammar skills ebooks, tests, and courses are available.Link to YouTube video demo

Literary Reference Center - Another resource for critical essays and analysis about literature. Link to YouTube video demo

Writer's Reference Center - A thorough guide to writing, including how to write an essay. Link to YouTube video demo

Research Issues

CREDO Reference - Discover background information about the topic you are researching.Link to YouTube video demo

Issues and Controversies - Information about today's pressing issues. Includes a guide to selecting a research topic.

ProQuest Newsstand - Newspaper articles from the US and around the world. Link to YouTube video demo

Opposing Viewpoints - Research the pros and cons of issues.Link to YouTube video demo

SIRS Issues Researcher - Includes pro and con articles linked to a specific issues.Link to YouTube video demo

Statista - A large collection of statistics, infographics, and market study reports.


English and Language Arts Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand Link to YouTube video demo

NBC Learn Higher Ed - A collection of videos, newsreels, documents, and images, including current events.Link to YouTube video demo


Citing Your Sources - A tutorial created by one of our librarians to help explain how to avoid plagiarism.

How to Avoid Plagiarism - From the University of of Maryland, information on how to properly cite, paraphrase, and summarize your information.

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) - Writing help and citation guides for APA and MLA style.



English Comp I - Survey for Comp I library sessions at DeSoto.


Hicks Comp I - Survey for Ms. Hicks' library session.

Wright Comp I - Survey for Ms. Wright's library session.


Comp I Orientation - Survey for Oxford LRC's library session.