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Helpful Links and Resources

Public Web Resources

This page contains links to public web resources that may help you learn to study or help you with a specific topic.

*Indicates the site is extremely versatile and useful.


** Note:  Wake Tech is now offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS) for those hoping to get through DMA more quickly.  See the Math Section below.


Subject Areas (Links to sections below.)

Accounting Placement Test Practice
Chemistry Reading
Formatting Specific Writing Topics
Grammar Study Skills
Library and Research Vocabulary
Math Writing
Reference Guide: Online Degree & Education Resources  

Study Skills

*"How to Study" by Lucy MacDonald


A Student’s Guide to Serious Study Skills


Complete Writing Resources

A complete collection of writing resources where you will find the tools needed to improve your writing and editing skills, as well as doing some research.

*Writing Resource
*Rutgers University
*Harvard Writing Center
*Resource Central
*Internet Resources for Technical Communicators
National Writing Project
Writing Studio, Duke University
Colorado State University
Enhance My Writing
The Emory Writing Center
Garbl’s Writing Center
Internet Resources
Dartmouth Writing Program
The Literary Web
4 2 Explore/writing
Developmental English guide


The following sites are very helpful in the use and research of MLA, APA, and Chicago Manual styles of formatting.

*Purdue OWL: Online Writing Lab

Princeton Writing Center
The Centre for Psychology at Athabasca University-Writing


The Chicago Guide to Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation
Developmental English guide

Library and Research

The following sites are useful for general research, definitions, and document structure.

A-B Tech Holly Library
*Internet Public Library
The University of Maine
Penn State University
M.I.T. Writing Resources
Dennis G. Jerz - New Media Journalism, Seton Hill University
Storm Writing Resources
Developmental English guide

Specific Topic Resources

The following sites are useful for specific topical research.

Scientific Writing
Vocational Information Center
Technical Writing, Steve Goddard
Encyclopedia of Psychology-Writing
Press Release Writing


Many levels of vocabulary review 



Wake Tech Community College's Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs) in DMA

Calculator Help
*MATH.COM-The World of Math
Cool Math: an amusement park of math and more...:
Purplemath, Help with algebra
Free mathematics software
Kahn Academy

Math Homework Assistance

PATH-Pupils Ask Teachers Help

Accounting Resources

Accounting Coach
Accounting Tutorials  


Developmental English/Reading Practice Quizzes

Placement Test Practice

Number2 - Free Test Prep Tutorials