Writing Across the Curriculum

Sometimes students ask for examples of essays and papers. This webpage provides students and faculty with examples of essay writing in various disciplines. Sites listed here reflect a portion of materials available online. Students are encouraged to consult instructors for further information on the art of essay writing.


Biology and Chemistry


Drama and Music


History and Political Science


Health Sciences and Nursing

Philosophy and Religion


Sociology and Social Work

Busse Library Resources

  • Barnum, Barbara Stevens. Writing and getting published : a primer for nurses / c1995. RT24. B37 1995
  • Becker, Howard Saul. Writing for social scientists : how to / 1986. H91. B4 1986
  • Bennett, James D. Writing history papers : an introduction / c1979. D13. B42 1979
  • Donald, Robert B. Writing clear essays / c1992. PE1408. W772 1992
  • Griffith, Kelley. Writing essays about literature : a guide and style sheet/ c1982. PN83. G72 1982
  • McMillan, Vicky. Writing papers in the biological sciences / c1997. QH304. M36 1997
  • Moore, Randy. Writing to learn biology / c1992. PE1404. M664 1992
  • Roberts, Edgar V. Writing themes about literature / [1964]. PE1408. R593
  • Rosnow, Ralph L. Writing papers in psychology : a student guide / c1986. BF76.7 .R67 1986
  • Sternberg, Robert J. Writing the psychology paper / c1977. BF76.8 .S73¬†


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