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ENG 111 - Burnett

A resource guide for ENG 111 taught by Burnett


ENG 111 Persuasive Essay

Your Assignment: To identify a potential career or occupation and then research a debate or controversy within the occupation. You will write a 5-page (1500 word) essay in which you explain the controversy and propose a solution. You will need to support your argument using evidence you found from your research (at least three sources). 

Doing research and writing papers can be overwhelming. Especially when you realize how much information is available. Through Wake Tech Libraries, you have access to hundreds of thousands of books, thousands of videos, millions of journal articles, and much more.  

This research guide will help you navigate all the resources available to you. Use the menu to the left to find links to our book catalog and ebook collections, as well as information about the best research databases for your paper. If you get stuck, we have tutorials to help you out. And, of course, you can always contact the library for assistance. The library staff is always happy to help you with your research! 



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