Writing Tool Box

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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 with 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

  • Access WorldCat Online Catalog    (What is 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 Version )
    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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Summer Intersession 2019 Hours

(July 29th-August 9th)

Due to maintenance, the computer lab and books stacks will be unavailable

Librarians will be available in CASA: Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM

Library will be completely CLOSED August 1st & 2nd

Hours are subject to change; please call (575) 737-6242 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

David Mansfield
Library Info. Specialist 3

Nicole Kirby
Library Info. Specialist 1

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UNM-Taos Library Newsletter July 2019

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UNM-Taos Library Newsletter May 2019

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UNM-Taos Library Newsletter March 2019