Select Write to view 9 paper templates and sample papers. You will need to create an individual account to save your paper. Hover over Welcome in top right portion of screen. Click Log in. Create an account. Now select the paper template you wish to use. Begin by creating a title. You will be given the option to view several introductory videos on writing your paper. These videos are very helpful for first time users.
Select Learn to access short videos, sample papers and more. Click Go to Quick Guides for complete list of available videos. (If video does not automatically load, click the forward arrow in bottom right of video screen.) Here are a few samples of what's available:
Alphabetizing the Reference List
APA Tutorial (Requires Flash enabled browser.)
The citation generators listed below will construct a citation for you. They are not foolproof. Proofread the finished product carefully.
The Hayssen Academic Resource Center (HARC):
Evening, weekend and online students, the Study Resources section of Blackboard provides step-by-step directions for setting up an online consultation with a tutor using Starfish.