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DRE: Integrated Reading and Writing: Home

Welcome to Durham Tech! Use the DRE (Integrated Reading and Writing) LibGuide for help with your DRE writing assignments and to learn what resources and services the library has to offer you.

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Use this resource guide to find materials to support your DRE Integrated Reading and Writing assignments. Use the tabs above to find information on selecting topics, finding books and articles, and citing your sources. If you have any questions about the resources please contact me or any of the reference librarians. We're always happy to help!


Credo Reference- Online Encyclopedias

Credo Reference features more than 600 online reference books.  You'll find helpful topic pages, articles from encyclopedias in many disciplines, and links to articles in other library databases.

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Writing and Grammar Resources

The Durham Tech library subscribes to PrepSTEP for Colleges, which provides help with reading and writing, as well as career preparation and practice tests for entrance and occupational exams.

Under "Core English Skills" you can find grammar and writing skills improvement courses, ebooks, practice tests, and exercises for essay writing and grammar.  You create your own login and password to use this site.