Excellent online dictionary: spelling, definitions, and etymology of thousands of words.
Online thesaurus to help you find synonyms and antonyms for thousands of words.
Guide to Grammar and Style
An excellent online resource to help with correct grammar and punctuation. The author specifically addresses formal writing for college coursework.
The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation
Online resource to help you with all of your grammar questions. Provides explanations for correct grammar, exercises, and quizzes to test your knowledge.
MLA Guide to Writing Research Papers
Useful information provided by Capital Community College about how to conduct research, format a research paper, and cite sources.
MCC Libraries – Resources
Allows you to access MCC’s library databases of periodicals (articles) from home. Researching articles in these databases is preferred over Internet research, and they’re much more credible. You will need an active student email account, which is automatically assigned to you upon registration. Your username and password for this account will be required to logon and access these databases from off-campus.