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Model Papers from Across the Disciplines


As a student at LAVC, many of your instructors will require writing assignments. Review the sample APA and MLA papers at the links below as well as the guidelines for writing across the curriculum.

Sample APA and MLA papers from Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL): 

Sample APA formatted paper

Sample MLA formatted Paper


ASA Guidlines

Guidelines for Writing Across the Curriculum from the Institute for Writing and Rhetoric at Dartmouth University

Dartmouth University's website provides some useful strategies and tips for writing paper in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Natural Sciences. This site also provides some general information on writing academic papers: Writing Resources


The University of Richmond: Writing in the Disciplines

The University of Richmond's Writing Center website provides detailed information with dedicated resources about how to write papers in numerous disciplines Writing Guides:

Creative Writing

If you are interested in creative writing, the following websites may be helpful: