Writing Resource Hub

Los Angeles Pacific University

Welcome to LAPU's Writing Resource Hub!

Effective written communication is essential for success, not only in college but also in the workplace. The LAPU Writing Resource Hub has resources and support for APA formatting and the writing process. We exist to help you develop and improve your writing skills and abilities.

NOTE: Please note that only APA resources are provided here. If you are looking for resources for another writing style, please continue your search elsewhere.

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Now that you're here, what's next?

You can visit the pages below if you need a specific question answered. If you are looking for tips or resources, there are some listed at the bottom of this page. If you have finished writing your essay, you can submit it to Tutor.com for review. 

Table of Contents

Select a topic you are interested in learning more about.

Learn more about APA formatting and get help with in-text citations!



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What is Plagiarism?        

Avoiding Plagiarism

Writing is a process that involves pre-writing, research, and different writing styles/techniques. Click here to learn more!

Click here to explore various writing resources beneficial for APA writing!

Writing Resources

APA Tutorials

General Tips & Tricks

Google Docs

Convert a Google Doc to a Microsoft Word Document

To convert a Google Doc to Microsoft Word click File>Download>Microsoft Word (.docx)

Essay Template (with headings) - select "Use Template"

Essay Template (without headings) - select "Use Template"

Using Google Docs on a Mobile Device

How to Add Hanging Indents in Google Docs