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From Research to Writing

McDermott Library and the Student Success Center team up to offer instruction on how to do research and write.

Eugene McDermott Library

The University of Texas at Dallas Libraries pledge to promote a collaborative and congenial learning environment as active partners with the faculty and administration in realizing the University’s mission. Employing the latest technology, the Libraries will manage and maintain access to the greatest number of resources relevant to the University’s teaching and research mission regardless of format.

Plagiarism Tutorial

Register for a Library Tour

Join us for a tour of McDermott Library with a knowledgeable staff member. Learn about the history, resources, and services on each floor. Library staff will conduct a 30-40 minute tour of the library.

Write on Site

Eugene McDermott Library, the Student Success Center and the Office of Graduate Studies offer workshops and sessions in MC2.2524. Librarians assist both undergraduate and graduate students in finding relevant sources for their research papers. Writing Consultants assist both graduate and undergraduate students in identifying the strengths and weaknesses of their papers and discuss strategies for improvement.

Here is a listing of the McDermott Library GEMS Write on Site workshops and drop-in sessions for this fall. Don't forget to check the Comet Calendar for additional dates and times.

Faces of Write on Site

The Librarians and Writing Consultants are:

Chris Edwards, Assistant Head of Information Literacy Services

Thomasina Hickman, Office of Graduate Studies, Writing Specialist

Stephanie Isham, Instructional Design Librarian

Jay McAllister, Instruction Librarian

Loreen Henry, Head of Information Literacy Services

Student Success Writing Center Consultants

Student Success Center MC1.206

The Writing Center serves as a student-centered resource for the UTD community. We offer one-on-one consultations at no charge, providing help at any stage of the writing process and with any kind of writing assignment or personal essay. Our tutors are graduate students, representing various disciplines, including Humanities, Technical Writing, and ESL instruction.