I was skeptical of the assignment calculator. Mainly because I am working on this blog thing instead of writing my final paper.
I found the U0fM site to be much more than a mere caculator, but offered tips on how to beat procrastination(!), grok the meaning of why the prof wants you to do that paper, and break it down so it s not so overwhelming.
Offer this to middle school librarians, so those poor kids wont be in such a quandry by the time they get into college. If it saves one all-nighter, it'll be worth it.