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academic writing 

academic writing style 

writing research papers 

writing journal articles

English academic writing

productive academic writing

academic writing exercises 

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Welcome to the Library's Academic Writing Subject Guide!

This guide provides an overview of the Library's recommended materials related to academic writing, including books, reference materials as well as other free online sources that are accessible through different websites and platforms.

English academic writing is a style of writing used for research proposals, research papers, essays, theses dissertations. It is a process. This guide is intended for students and researchers at any stage in the writing process to learn about academic writing and improve their style. It is intended for researchers at any level, whether you are just starting out or looking for a refresher. It is not tailored toward any particular subject field.

We offer free one-to-one academic writing support. Visit the Library's writing page for details. If you would like to book an appointment for one-to-one writing support, please complete this writing consultation booking form.

To join a group writing workshop, program or event, check out the Library's Event Page.

Reference Sources

English Writing Specialist

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