How to Navigate Writing Commons

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Note: Writing Commons groups Articles thematically:

Collaboration, Editing, Genre, Information Literacy, Invention, Mindset, Organization, Research, Revision, Rhetoric, Style.

Articles are listed in alphabetical order.

Ways to Navigate Writing Commons

  1. Consult the Home page for a detailed listing of Contents
  2. Consult the Search tool
  3. Consult the Summary page for a listing of Contents that includes a summary of those Contents
  4. Consult the top-level pages at Writing Commons by selecting the drop-down menu
  5. Surf the site and drill down by topics of interest.



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