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ENG 1310: College Writing I: Paper Topics & Getting Started
This course guide contains library resources for ENG 1310 (College Writing I) students.
Credo ReferenceOver 600 reference books, including encyclopedias, dictionaries (English and foreign language), thesauri, books of quotations, as well as a range of subject-specific reference books.
You'll find these handy mind maps in Credo Reference. They display a main topic & related topics to help you explore.
Did I Pick a Good Paper Topic?
It's okay to revise your paper topic! Picking a good paper topic is research.
The Research Process
Researching is messy and you'll feel like you are going in circles sometimes, which is okay! There are a lot of steps to go through before you start writing your paper. This visualization can help you navigate your way through the process.