The University of Alabama Writing Center offers free, friendly, one-to-one writing consultations for all UA students. Writing Guides offered on the Center's website offer help with Conducting Research; Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling/Mechanics; and Discipline and Task-Specific Writing. Please note the Information for Distance Learners page for additional information.
Free tool to help you "collect, organize, cite, and share" research sources. Currently available as a Firefox extension with Standalone Zotero and Chrome, Safari, and Internet Explorer plugins in the works.