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English Composition Course Guide

A guide for students in ENGL 110, 155, 210, and other composition courses.

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Special thanks to the University of Washington Libraries for allowing for the reuse and adaptation of content from their English Composition Student Research Guide

Study at the library!

There are five libraries on CCNY campus. Library materials are grouped by related subjects. 

  • Cohen (NAC 2nd floor) -- History, Social Sciences, Language and Literature, etc. 
  • Music (Shepard 160) -- Music and Books on Music
  • Science (Marshak J29) -- Geography, Science, Medicine, Technology
  • Architecture (Spitzer 101) -- Technology
  • Dominican Studies Institute (NAC 2/202) -- Dominican studies 

Need to access library resources from off-campus? Be sure to get your library barcode validated at the circulation desk.

The library website is home base for all available research resources, including the library catalog OneSearch.

One added benefit of being a CUNY student is having access to all CUNY campus library study spaces and collections.