The Learning Skills Centre offers a variety of resources to support your learning.
These documents (PDFs, unless noted) are also available as printouts at the Learning Skills Centre.
Microsoft Word tips for writing essays
Better Lab Reports
APA Referencing Guide
Task Words for Essays
Essay Management Checklist
Plagiarism and Documentation: A Self-Instructional Lesson
Understanding Essay Questions
Grammar, Punctuation, and Style
Links to Academic Websites
A directory of sites the LSC recommends.
Surviving your Thesis
Tips on getting through the PhD process.
Creon Upton’s Grammar Workshops
A short series of videos on grammar rules in academic writing, starring Learning Advisor Creon Upton.
Apostrophes: Part 1
Apostrophes: Part 2
Apostrophes: Part 3
Apostrophes: Part 4