Research Guide


The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and provides these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction.  Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL) is referenced around the world and you have this service right in your backyard!  


The MLA Style Center is a free companion to the MLA Handbook. The only official Web site devoted to MLA style, it provides: the opportunity to submit your own questions; insights about MLA style from the MLA’s editors; sample research papers; instructions on formatting research papers; and tools for creating works-cited-list entries.