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Lab Report Writing Podcast
Lab Report Writing Podcast

Formatting your report is one thing; writing it is another. This podcast provides ten key suggestions, such as to approach your document with as much professionalism as possible and begin each paragraph with a topic sentence. These tips will help you write a successful lab report.

Lab Report Format Podcast
Lab Report Format Podcast

How you format your lab report is important if you want your work to be organized and clear to readers. This podcast details how to format your report properly.

Lab Report Citation Style Podcast
Lab Report Citation Style Podcast

Are you in a science program that requires you to write lab reports or a scientific paper? If so, it is important for you to follow the correct citation style. This podcast details scientific citation styles.

How to Write a Preface and a Foreword Podcast
How to Write a Preface and a Foreword Podcast

If you have decided to write a preface or have been asked to write a forward, you may require some guidance. In this podcast, we explain a preface and a forward, as well as what to include in them.

Turabian Style Bibliography
Turabian Style Bibliography

If you wish to cite references using the Turabian style, this article will provide you with examples of how to do so properly.

How to Write a Cover Letter Podcast
How to Write a Cover Letter Podcast

Formatting a cover letter is important, but the actual content is even more important. This podcast will help you understand how to highlight your most valuable attributes.

Chicago Manual of Style Bibliography
Chicago Manual of Style Bibliography

In this sample Chicago Manual of Style bibliography, our editors provide examples of citations that follow the Chicago Manual of Style. These citations can apply to any research project, so you may use them as a reference when making a works cited page for many of your assignments.

How to Write a College Recommendation Letter Podcast
How to Write a College Recommendation Letter Podcast

If you are asked to write a college recommendation letter, you have some power over whether that student is accepted into a particular program. This podcast covers how to write the introduction, body, and conclusion of a recommendation letter.

How to Use Those Brackets (Parentheses!) Properly
How to Use Those Brackets (Parentheses!) Properly

If you know how to properly use brackets, you have the ability to fit more information in a sentence without appearing cluttered or hard to follow. This podcast highlights how to use four different types of brackets in both formal and informal writing.

How to Use Apostrophes Correctly Podcast
How to Use Apostrophes Correctly Podcast

The apostrophe is an overlooked part of punctuation that is often misused or ignored completely. This podcast tells you how to use apostrophes correctly, whether you are trying to show possession (e.g., Fred's car) or indicate the omission of a letter (e.g., it's).

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