Writing Resources

Whether you’re a skilled, passionate writer or one who struggles to put words on the page, sometimes you need inspiration or information. The websites listed below contain resources covering many aspects of writing, from brainstorming a topic to editing and documenting final copy.

You will find specific information about:

  • Writing process: brainstorming, drafting, editing
  • Essay types: narrative, explanatory, argument, research
  • Business writing: resumes, cover letters, proposals
  • Creative writing: poetry and plays
  • Documentation styles: MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian
  • Grammar and punctuation

Below you will find handouts to download and print.

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