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ENGL 101 - Ideas and Their Expressions II

This course guide is designed to help ENGL 101 students locate resources related to argumentative writing and the research paper.

Evaluating Information

Critical Evaluation of Information (Univ. of Washington) - Not all information is created equal. Remember: Anyone with Internet access can publish on the Web. There is no editor, fact-checker, or peer review process for the "free" content that is available on the visible Web. 

MLA 8th Edition

MLA Handbook 8th Edition makes it easier to cite both online and print sources with two significant changes:

  • The nine core elements
  • The container system


From MLA Handbook (8th ed.), published by the Modern Language Association (


Additional Resources 
MLA Handbook, 8th Edition (Online) 
MLA Handbook, 7th Edition (Print only)