Writing Tool Box

Report and Paper Writing

During the year we help many students with their writing assignments. This is a collection of resources that may make the writing process more manageable. 

Writing Guides

  • APA Citation Examples    |     MLA Citation Examples
    Color Coded quick reference and examples as a printable PDF (Adobe Reader) files.
  • What is MLA?
    A Brief Road Map to MLA (Modern Language Association), as a PDF file
  • What is APA?
    A Brief Road Map to APA (American Psychological Association), as a PDF file
  • Plagiarism
    A PDF file to print. What is plagiarism?
  • O.W.L. Online Writing Lab
    Purdue OWL offers over 200 free resources including, Writing and Teaching Writing, Research, Grammar and Mechanics, Style Guides, ESL (English as a Second Language), Job Search and Professional Writing
  • Is It Plagiarism Yet?
    From Purdue University. There are few intellectual offenses more serious than plagiarism in academic and professional contexts. This resource offers advice on how to avoid plagiarism in your work.

Research Guides

Research Resources

  • Accessing WorldCat
    University of New Mexico-Taos Library is dedicated to offering you access to the widest possible range of resources. You are now able to search our collection and the collections of many other libraries worldwide using WorldCat, the world's largest network of library-based content and services. At the top of the page, hover over WorldCat and click on About WorldCat or Help to learn more about this resource.
  • Comparing Magazine and Journal Articles (Español )
    A PDF file for printing which shows how articles may be found in scholarly journals, popular magazines, or trade magazines. Which kind you use depends on your research needs. These points will help you determine whether a specific title is a popular magazine or a  scholarly journal.

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Mon. - Thurs. 8AM to 8PM
Fri. 8 AM to 5 PM

Hours are subject to change; please call for current hours.
The computer lab closes 15 minutes early.
The Library may close occasionally for orientation and library instruction. 

Library Staff:

Kathleen Knoth
Library Director

Kari Hauge
Library Info. Specialist 3

Linda M Lange
Library Info. Specialist 1

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