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EDD-901: Leadership Theory & Academic Writing


This guide is intended to serve as a landing page for some of the basic resources and services that you'll likely use during your research in the EDD program. Use the yellow tabs on the left sidebar to navigate between different pages. 

  • Research process - an overview of the research process, including a how-to guide for each of the five steps
  • Literature Review - an overview of the literature review process
  • How Do I Find... a guide to finding specific types of sources
  • Annotated Bibliography - an overview of purpose and process of writing annotated bibliographies
  • Interlibrary Loan - information on borrowing items from other libraries and the Metroversity consortium
  • Citing Information - an overview of various citation styles and citation management software
  • Copyright Basics - an overview of copyright law

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Writing Center Appointments

The Spalding University Writing Center is located on the 2nd floor of the University Library in the Academic Commons (masks required).

Our hours are Monday through Thursday from 8am to 5pm and Friday from 8am to 4pm.

Consultations are usually 45 minutes. Please bring your assignment sheet and any other supporting materials. 

Our goal is to help you in the writing process; we usually focus on two or three areas of revision opportunity in your work. 

You can schedule an appointment by calling us at (502) 873-4494 or by emailing us at

You can also submit your work for online feedback via the link below:

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