OCLS will be closed for Thanksgiving starting Wednesday, November 24, at 5 pm (EST). We reopen Monday, November 29, at 8 am (EST).
The databases will remain available.
If EBSCO databases are unavailable during Thanksgiving break, click here to use other databases.
Welcome to Indiana Wesleyan University!
OCLS is the library for IWU National & Global and Wesley Seminary students.
We help busy adult students with research, APA, and Chicago Style, so you save time and achieve success in your classes.
SERVICES & SUPPORT
APA Format Review
Chicago Format Review
Library Article, Book, & Chapter Requests
OCLS has tutorials covering how to research, write a literature review, use OCLS databases, and use Academic Writer, Grammarly, and more.
When you have a question, the OCLS Virtual Assistant in the bottom right corner of your screen can answer most of your questions.
Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 8 pm (ET)
Friday: 8 am - 5 pm (ET)
University Holidays & Holiday Weekends: CLOSED
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APA Style Writing is easy with APA's official platform.
Writing papers in APA Style takes a lot of time.
Remembering all the rules is hard!
Academic Writer saves you time and makes writing easier!
It takes a few papers to become comfortable writing your papers with Academic Writer.
Watch our video tutorials to help you get started.
To access Academic Writer, log into your Brightspace course.
On your course homepage, scroll down to the Tools for Success! widget and click Academic Writer.
Academic Writer is not compatible with Internet Explorer or Edge browsers.
Office 365 is FREE for IWU students!
To learn more about downloading Office 365 at no additional cost, read the IWU Knowledge Base article Office 365 for Students.
If you need help downloading Office 365, contact IWU Tech Support.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page for their contact information.
OCLS has Office 365 tutorials to help you learn how to use Office 365, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Grammarly EDU Premium is FREE for IWU students through Grammarly@edu!
OCLS has Grammarly tutorials to help you sign up and learn how to use Grammarly to write better papers.
Tutor.com is FREE to IWU students.
For more information about Tutor.com, visit the Academic Support and Tutoring page in the myIWU Portal.
If you need help with Tutor.com or have questions, contact Student Success and Engagement. Please fill out their Tutoring Information Form for help.
We help busy adult students with research, APA, and Chicago Style so you save time and achieve success in your classes.