The Center for Writing, Learning and Teaching (CWLT), located in Howarth 109, offers students opportunities to get help on all aspects of the writing process. Services include:
Sound Writing is the official writing handbook on campus, written by student writing advisors and specifically tailored to the needs of Puget Sound students and their faculty.
In addition to supporting the development of successful academic writing skills, Sound Writing also includes sections on research methods, writing in the disciplines, and more.
Sound Writing provides help with three citation styles: MLA, APA, and Chicago (notes & bibliography).
Current Edition: 2020
The University of Puget Sound supports two citation management tools which can make your life MUCH easier.
Both of these tools do basically the same thing: allow you to easily import citations for sources that you find into a library, where you can organize them, keep track of them, and (best of all!) spit them out as properly-formatted citations in just about any citation style that you want. Both have plug-ins for MS Word to allow you to insert citations as you type.
How to choose?
For this class, you'll need to use the Vancouver style of citing your sources. Both Zotero & RefWorks can create bibliographies and in-text citations using Vancouver style.
Citations are key to participating in the scholarly community. They are a way to converse with other scholars, but they also:
Stuck? Need Help? This guide is only an introduction to the many resources available to you.
If you have any questions at all, or if you're not finding what you need, don't hesitate to contact Eli!
tel: (253) 879-3678
office: Collins Library 117