Welcome to Franklin University's Writing Site
Franklin has a mission to be the university of opportunity. Many students underestimate how much writing plays a role in creating those opportunities, not just at Franklin, but also at other universities and in most professional settings. The right words delivered at the right time can not only open doors, but can also enable you to excel at endeavors already undertaken. This site will help you excel at your endeavors as a Franklin student, so you can open doors for advancement in your place of work and local community.
On this site . . .
Franklin Style Manual Online
Since Fall 2011, the Franklin Style Manual has been the standard reference for APA documentation and formatting.
The Franklin Five
The Franklin Five represent five overarching rubrics for evaluating writing in writing classes and across the curriculum.
Other sites treating writing . . .
Student Learning Center's writing page
Franklin's SLC provides tutoring services to Franklin students and links to resources for student writers.
Franklin's library resources
Franklin’s library site includes links to research databases and much guidance on finding, evaluating, and citing sources.