Writing and Research

Whether you’re writing your first paper or preparing your thesis, the Writing Centre and Memorial Libraries have services and resources to support all your writing and research needs.

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The Writing Centre

The Writing Centre is a free facility for all Memorial University undergraduate and graduate students who want help with their writing. The tutors can help students at every stage of the writing process and can help with brainstorming, revisions, style, and more. No matter what field or year you are in, our tutors can help! All tutors are university students who receive training as writing tutors. Undergraduate tutors work with undergraduate students, and graduate tutors work with graduate students.

The Writing Centre has online services available and will not be offering any in-person sessions this semester.  To find out more about this service or to send an online submission, please visit the Writing Centre website

Undergraduate students can also avail of live online tutoring by booking an appointment with a Writing Centre tutor through Navigate.

For further information, please send an email to ennisd@mun.ca.


Memorial Libraries

Skilled librarians and staff can help you with your research – from completing a search to writing a thesis. With an extensive collection of electronic and print books, online articles, and other research materials the Library is a smart starting point for your research.

Ask Us 
Chat online with a librarian, email, or call with your research or library question.

On-Campus Study Spaces

Drop-in spaces for individual and group study are available at all library locations.
QEII Library Bookable Study Rooms are available for all Memorial students.
Health Sciences Library Bookable Study Rooms are open to Health Sciences students only. 


Writing and Research Resources

The Writing Centre Resources
Find helpful writing guides, handouts, and links.

The Writing Centre Online Service
Submit a document for feedback and ask writing-related questions.

Citation and Style Guides 
Trying to properly cite your sources, check out our guides on the different styles.

Research Guides
Learn how to find and use quality information in your research.

Ask a Librarian
Use the library's live chat to ask your research and library questions.

Research Help
Book an appointment with a librarian for in-depth research help.