Research, Writing, and Speaking Support

Get free research, writing, and speaking support from experts at the Library, the Writers Workshop, and the Speaking Center. Look at each type of consultation to see which one best fits your needs.

Receive help and support with your research assignment.

Learn how to:

  • Brainstorming a topic 
  • Defining and focusing research questions 
  • Locating sources to support your paper 
  • Planning effective research strategies.

The Writers Workshop is a great resource for your writing questions.

Learn how to:

  • Review and refine your writing skills 
  • Develop arguments 
  • Learn about expectations for academic writing 
  • Create a writing plan. 

Get help with all things public speaking and presentations.

Learn how to:

  • Strengthen your presentation and speaking skills
  • Develop your speech or presentation
  • Receive constructive and friendly feedback
  • Attend workshops about coping with presentation anxiety, organizing presentations, and more