Writing Resources

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Infotrac College Edition An online writing textbook.

A Totally Overboard Guide to Essay and Paper Writing

Clear and Simple as the Truth: Writing Classic Prose An online course in writing

Guide to Grammar and Writing An online handbook for writers.

Towson University Online Writing Support Grammar advice and online exercises

2009 MLA Citation Format from the Solano College Library

Sample Research Paper in MLA Format

Sample Research Paper in APA Format

2010 APA Style Guide from Northern Michigan University

2010 APA Tutorial from the American Psychological Association

Internet Citation Guide (APA, CBE, Chicago, MLA, Turabian, and others)

Journalism Resources from the University of Iowa

LEO St. Cloud University's collection of online writing resources.

Purdue University's Online Writing Lab A large collection of handouts, materials and resources for students and teachers of writing. Includes good handouts about MLA and APA documentation. A visit is highly recommended.

UW-Madison Writing Center Writer's Handbook Material to help you through the writing process, including grammar tips, and guides to APA, MLA CBE, and Chicago Turabian styles of documentation.

The Writing Project at UC Davis More materials to guide you through the writing process.

Roane State Community College Online Writing Center

University of North Carolina Writing Handouts

Links to Selected On-line Writing Centers (OWLs) from the University of Wisconsin

Roberts Rules of Order

Roget's International Thesaurus

Emily Post on etiquette

Respectfully Quoted

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Strunk's Elements of Style

World Factbook 2008

yourdictionary.com Webster's College Dictionary online

The King James Bible


Vocabulary Workshop Online Download vocabulary building lessons to your mp3 player (or listen on your headphones). Choose "Color Levels" for vocabulary learning games.


Spelling Exercises from Spell It Right

Spelling Study Guides and Strategies

Spelling Practice

Rhetoric on the Web

History of Rhetoric Links for advanced students and teachers.

Rhetoric and Writing Links compiled by Victor Vitanza

Silva Rhetoricæ Online Rhetoric