Resources for Writers

  • Workshop Videos
    Some of our writing workshops are available as short videos created by tutors.
    Graduate Student Writers
    Tutorial information and writing help specific to the needs of graduate students.
    Revising and Proofreading
    Learn how to revise or proofread a paper and the difference between the two.
    Before You Write
    Before you write a paper, you need to select a topic and focus your paper with a strong thesis statement. This information will help you with the prewriting process.
    Multilingual Writers
    This information is specific to the writing needs of multilingual students.
    Research and Documentation
    Information to help you get started reading, choosing a topic, writing, and rewriting papers. Here are some example papers and links for MLA and APA style of citations.
    Staff Picks
    Outstanding essays, writing tips from the tutors and more.
    Business Writing
    Information for students writing cover letters, personal statements, resumes, memos and more.
    Style
    Using “I” and “You,” using non-sexist language, and whether you should write the way you speak
    Punctuation
    Helpful information on punctuation, proofreading, commas, semicolons, and more