BGS Writing Resources
Links to style guides (APA & MLA)
APA Style: Used in social sciences, education, engineering, and business.
MLA Style: Used in English, literature, and humanities.
Independent Study Free Tutoring Services
BYU Independent Study's tutoring program is free to all of our students. They now offer tutoring for most high school courses and select university courses. Students can receive one-on-one assistance to help them through rough spots in their course. Tutoring is available by appointment on a first come, first serve basis.
Purdue Owl (Online Writing Lab)
(Writing style helps, sample research papers, grammar, etc.)
BYU Writing Center
(BYU writing services and resources)
BYU Harold B. Lee Library
Library Research Guides by emphasis:
American Studies: http://guides.lib.byu.edu/americanhistory
Family Life: http://guides.lib.byu.edu/family_sciences
Family History: http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/
Step-by-Step Guide & Research Rescue
This guide will help you understand how to efficiently and effectively do basic research.
StDev 490: Bachelor of General Studies Capstone Library Guide
Pearson offers writing support for anyone - regardless of skill level, subject, or discipline. Short tutorials, modules, and samples are available on a variety of topics. Pearson Writer takes care of the labor-intensive details of writing-gathering and citing sources, proofreading for grammar and usage, and staying organized. For only $15 per year you will have access to writing help and feedback.