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Mat-Su College: Writing

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


This was written primarily for Mat-Su College Writing 111 students. It is directed at students completing a research paper that requires the use of scholarly and magazine articles as well as government documents and multimedia sources (aka the "four sources" paper).

This QuickStart page gathers together links to all the tools mentioned in this Writing research guide. After you have read and understood each page of this guide, you can use this page as a convenient way to quickly access each tool.

Find magazine and scholarly articles

Click here to enter Academic Search Premier.

After doing your search use the "Academic Journals" or "Magazines" checkboxes on the left side of the screen.

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.

Tools for picking a topic and finding opinions

Find a government document

Most government documents are freely available online.

They can be found through or by adding to the end of your Google search.

Find a movie

Click here to enter the library catalog.

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