RESEARCH PAPER, TERM PAPER, THESIS, or DISSERTATION?
Woodruff Library and the Writing Center work together to support students writing research papers.
Below is a guide to figuring out which location can best address your needs.
what to expect:
what to bring:
how to make an appointment:
I need a topic
I have a topic, but I need a thesis
I need more resources
I don’t know how to find the right sources
I have a draft and I want feedback
I have citation questions
I prefer online help
Do they take walk-ins?
VISITING THE WRITING CENTER
Meet with a tutor for 30 or 60 minute writing conference
Printed draft, notes, or assignment
TutorTrac, via Writing Center website
or call 404-727-6451
Fri 10am-3pm (closed Sat)
Walk-in appointments are sometimes available—stop by to check!
VISITING THE LIBRARY
Woodruff Library Services Desk, level 2
For brief questions, drop by the reference desk, call, email, or IM --
For extended consultations, schedule a meeting with a subject liaison (M-F, 8-5)
Copy of assignment, search history, idea of what sources are needed
Visit the desk, call 404-727-6873,
or text 404-593-0542
Yes! Drop by the library services desk anytime during reference hours.
We are located in room 212 in the Callaway Center.
We also have a satellite location at the main Library Service Desk, which is usually open during heavy demand times of the semester such as during final exams.