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In this guide, you'll find resources to help you become a better writer


Credo’s team has worked hard to build out this guide with content specifically related to Writing.

Whether you’re a librarian or an end-user, we know you’ll be amazed at the breadth and organization of citable, accurate information.  Visit each tab to find Credo Topic Pages featuring additional content around this particular subject area. 


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Academic Research in Credo

Writing the Paper  (NSU Writing Center)

Plagiarism (a LibGuide)




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Too Broad

  • How is COVID-19 treated?
  • Will tablet computing replace the need for laptops?

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  • How much has the popularity of Harry Potter improved the reading scores of second graders in Virginia?
  • At what point in time will the need for nurses in pediatric wards outpace the graduation rates from nursing schools?

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  • In what ways have online communities changed the nature of support systems available for people with Attention Deficit Disorder?
  • How has mountaintop removal mining in western Kentucky impacted the migratory habits of the local bird population?


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