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    Writing a College Paper

    What is a Research Paper?

    Choosing a Topic

    Creating a Thesis Statement

    How to Create an Outline

    Starting the Writing Process

    Proofreading

    Tips on Revising Your Paper

    Source: Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab

    MLA paper format (DOCX)

    APA paper format (DOCX)

    Finding a Research Topic

    Video Guide from Opposing Viewpoints in Context (4:32)

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