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Engineering Technology: Writing & Citations

Writing Resources and Assistance

Tarleton's Writing Center -  Visit the Writing Center on campus or virtually for assistance throughout the writing process. 

Tarleton's Tutoring and Learning Center - Get support for your studies by visiting the Tutoring and Learning Center (TLC). 

Purdue OWL - Assistance for the writing process.

Citation Mangers

Remember, computer generated citations are not perfect.  While they are great for saving you some typing, always proof citations pulled from computer resources carefully with your citation manual.

Read this G2 Crowd article to learn more about reference management tools.

Style Manuals

AP Stylebook -- Does require you to log in to access the book. 

Tips for AP Style -- visit the AP Style Blog


Always give proper credit when using others sources. When in doubt about it, cite it!

Look over the following sources on plagiarism to familiarize yourself with plagiarism and how it can affect to your college career. 

Research ethically and avoid plagiarism

Tarleton's Academic Conduct Policy