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International Students Guide

This guide is designed to help international and intercultural students use Merrimack College's McQuade Library effectively.

Writing Resources

Academic Writing: The Paragraph

Merrimack College Writing Center

The Writing Center is a great resource for any student looking for help at any stage of the writing process.


The writing center is located on the 3rd floor of McQuade Library (Room 320) 

You can get help in such areas as:

  • choosing topics
  • organizing writing projects
  • solving specific writing problems, from getting started to editing/proofreading
  • developing effective revision strategies
  • learning to use critical reading as a means to perceptive writing
  • developing research abilities
  • creating your individual writing style
  • managing group writing projects
  • developing Power Point presentations
  • developing skills in written English, if English is not your first language

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