Language & Writing

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Over 11,000 quotations searchable by keyword or by author index.  Tenth edition. 

Google Translate
Translate text or whole web pages to and from many languages, including Spanish, English, Chinese and Arabic.  

Grammar & Language Usage Resource Guide
Grammar helps, dictionaries and punctuation guides are included in this list of online resources and books.

Guide to Citing All Resources
How to document MLA, APA, Turabian and more styles is included here, using websites and books.

Plagiarism: A Definition
Definition, examples and discussion of plagiarism, compiled by Northern Illinois University, is included here.

U.S.A. Learns
U.S. Dept of Education site to help immigrants learn English. Site offers instructional materials in English and Spanish at three skill levels. Learning methods include video/audio, text and interactive quizzes. Learning topics are based on real life practical experiences, i.e., looking for an apartment, learning how to count, etc.   Definitions, examples and discussion of plagiarism, compiled by Northern Illinois University, is included here.

Writing the Research Paper
To find the nuts and bolts of writing a research paper, check out these websites and books.