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Academic writing

Writing Centre

The Writing Centre, located in LFA/102 on the first floor of the Harry Fairhurst Building, is a free service open to all undergraduate and taught postgraduate students interested in discussing and developing their academic writing.

Navigating the text

Academic writing generally follows certain structural conventions. Take a look at some of the basics in this tutorial.

Forthcoming training sessions

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Creating documents

Our Creating Documents site provides in-depth help and advice on creating text documents in Microsoft Word and Google Docs:


Text processors