Composition - Writing resources in our EBSCOhost eBooks collection.
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.
Learning Express Library - Under the skills and improvement tab, writing and grammar skills ebooks, tests, and courses are available.
Literary Reference Center - Another resource for critical essays and analysis about literature.
Writer's Reference Center - A thorough guide to writing, including how to write an essay.
CREDO Reference - Discover background information about the topic you are researching.
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.
Opposing Viewpoints - Research the pros and cons of issues.
SIRS Issues Researcher - Includes pro and con articles linked to a specific issues.
English and Language Arts Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand
NBC Learn Higher Ed - A collection of videos, newsreels, documents, and images, including current events.
100 Research Topics - From Midway College, a list of 100 topics to research.
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.
Literary Criticism - The Internet Public Library's definition and pathfinder for literary criticism.
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.
Comp I Orientation - Survey for Oxford LRC's library session.