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Resources for English Students

In addition to these online resources, you can also find a Resource Library in the main office for the English Department in Dunleavy 315. There are books for writing, research and literary analysis as well as career guides.

Literature

General Literature Resources

Literary Theory Resources

Reading Literature Critically

Writing Papers About Literature

Research Resources

Conducting Research

Using Information

Citing Sources Using Modern Language Association (MLA) Format

Writing Resources

Common Writing Assignments

Writing as a Process

Grammar and Mechanics

General Guides

Specific Issues

Writing With Style

Dictionaries and Style Guides

Graduate School/Career Planning

Check out our NU English Major Job Help site, written by English major Deandra Modica (Class of 2010) for lots of advice about what you can do as an NU English major after graduation! Also, Dr. Laurel has a great blog with tips and information for English majors about career planning and life in general.

Advice About Applying to Graduate School

Finding Graduate Programs

Careers in English