The Composition Program


Ann Spurlock, Composition Director

Ms. Ann Spurlock
Director of the Composition Program

2306 Lee Hall





The Mississippi State University Libraries

The Mitchell Memorial Library at Mississippi State contains more than a million volumes and subscribes to thousands of periodicals. In addition, full interlibrary loan facilities and Computer Assisted Information Retrieval Service give students access to millions of other research sources. The library's Special Collections division, which houses the University Archives, rare books, and manuscripts, has a number of holdings of particular interest to the student of Southern literature and culture, including the John C. Stennis, Turner Catledge, and Hodding Carter Collections.

Tutoring Session in The Writing CenterThe Writing Center

The Writing Center on President's Circle is staffed by English Department teaching assistants and faculty and provides free tutoring in writing to all Mississippi State students.


Mississippi State University utilizes a Blackboard Learn system, locally called MyCourses, for online instruction. Many professors utilize MyCourses to enhance their efforts in traditional classes.

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