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The Writing Guide

Planning, researching, writing, referencing and drafting your assignments

Writing Resources

Writing Resources           

Visual guides for essay writing

More guidelines for writing


Writing great essays

How to write effectively

How to read books and write essays

This video might be particularly helpful for people studying literature, if you want some advice regarding writing about a book you have read. Visually it's a bit all over the shop, so you might want to treat this like an audio track and just listen to it.

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