Writing Tools

I have assembled links to resources that can help you with your written assignments for this class
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The Writing Tutorial is located on the ground floor of the library.  The center offers workshops through the semester, as well as one on one tutorial services.
Click here for more info:
http://www.sunywcc.edu/student-services/asc/writing-tutorial/

Online Tutorial Assistance
The Writing Tutorial also offers online help with papers.  You can upload an essay and specify what kind of help you would like, and a Writing Tutor will respond will respond within 24-48 hours:
http://www.sunywcc.edu/student-services/asc/ask-a-tutor/

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Writing about art requires more than just personal observation and opinion.  It also requires research, and the ability to incorporate ideas and information from multiple resources.

There are three main ways to incorporate ideas and information into an essay:

  1. Quotation
  2. Paraphrase
  3. Summary

Here are some useful resources:
Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing (Purdue Online Writing Lab)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/563/1/

Professor James Werner (WCC) “In-Line (Parenthetical) Citation
http://www.sunywcc.edu/cms/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/intext-citation.pdf

This Slideshare presentation also provides a very good introduction:

What is Plagiarism (Rutgers University)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4P05vgxDoPU