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Mat-Su College: Writing

A guide for students taking Writing, particularly Writing 111, at Mat-Su College.


This guide is mostly for Mat-Su College Writing 111 students. It will help you pick a topic, and find and evaluate sources.

This QuickStart page has links to all the tools mentioned in this research guide. Other pages have more detailed information.

Find magazine and scholarly articles

Academic Search Premier is a great place to find journal or magazine articles.

Find a government document

Most government documents are freely available online. They can be found through or by adding to the end of a Google Search.

Tools for picking a topic and finding opinions

These tools lists topics you could use in a paper. They also show articles and other information about those topics.

Find a book

The library catalog lists movies, CDs, books, etc., at our library and most other Alaska libraries.

Ebook Central is a good place to find ebooks.

Copyright (or lack thereof)

To the extent possible under law, Micah Muer has waived all copyright and related or neighboring rights to Mat-Su College: Writing. This work is published from: United States.