University Library User Manual|
Prepared by Team A|
Christine Polatis, Tchangwe Nchumuluh, Bryan Thomas, Emily Glasser, William Cross, | 1/21/2013|
University Library User Manual
Online Access to Course Textbooks5
Grammar and Plagiarism Review:7
River point Writer:7
Grammar and Writing Guides7
Element K Tutorials8
Websites for Aid9
Center for Mathematics Excellence9
Step-By-Step Math Review9
ALEKS Running Start - Practice10
Building Math Confidence12
Learning Team Toolkit15
Submit a Paper for Review21
Reference and Citation Generator22
Reference and Citation Examples24
Reference and Citation Generator24
APA Style Blog24
Title Page Template24
Grammar and Writing Guides25
Student Resources Guide25
oFormatting and Writing Guidelines25
oStudent Workshops and Labs25
oUniversity Disability Services26
Library. (2013). Retrieved from https://portal.phoenix.edu/library.html27
Online Access to Course Textbooks
The University of Phoenix provides access to course materials and textbooks online. These materials can be printed, downloaded or viewed from your student web. Access is granted any time day or night and is available the day before your classes start. Early availability gives students time to print out the materials and start preparing for class.
To access the class materials:
1. Log into your student website.
2. Select the materials tab.
3. Materials are listed by the week you will be studying them. You can download them one week at a time or for the entire class period at once. Click on the textbook you want to access. 4. A new screen pops up. This screen gives you the choice to download by chapter or the entire book. You can also read the materials or print from this screen.
This section provides assistance to students who have written papers and want them reviewed before they submit for grading. Grammar and Plagiarism Review:
-Introduction: These are resources for students and faculty members that contain a Grammar Glossary and sections on Grammar Mechanics, Writing Style, and Plagiarism. Plagiarism: There is a plagiarism checker for students to submit papers and have them reviewed for proper citations and references. Writing & Style Information: The University of Phoenix requires student papers to follow the APA format. Templates and samples of the APA format can be found in this section. -Information
English Language Learners:
-English Language Learners Tutorial
-Writing English for Speakers of Other Languages
Wizards and Tutorials:
River point Writer:
Grammar and Writing Guides
-Skill and Drill
-Common Errors in English
-Grammar Girl Podcasts: Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing -Building Writing Confidence
Element K Tutorials
My Content allows one access to view your progress on tutorials you have started or completed.
Catalog allows you to select from tutorials in amongst different categories such as E-Business and Office Productivity.
The Professional Development link allows one access to Certification Plans and Exams provided by Brain bench™ 5) Self-paced Business and Technology tutorials
Websites for Aid
Center for Mathematics Excellence
The Center for Mathematics Excellence is a resource for students to get help in addition to the classroom....