Online Resources

Below are some useful resources! 


The Writing Process

A Short Guide to College Writing (Univeristy of Chicago)
http://writing-program.uchicago.edu/resources/collegewriting/index.htm

Starting with the Writing Process (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/587/01/

Forming an Outline (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/544/1/

Revision (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/revision.html
 


Context

The Rhetorical Situation (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/625/1/

Audience (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/audience.html

Forming a Thesis Statement (University of Indiana)
http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/pamphlets/thesis_statement.shtml


Organization

Introductions (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/introductions.html

Conclusions (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/conclusions.html

Paragraph Development (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/paragraphs.html

Reorganizing Drafts (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/organization.html


Common Grammar Errors

Strategies for Proofreading (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/561/01/

Proofreading for Common Surface Errors: Spelling, Punctuation, and Grammar (University of Indiana)
http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/pamphlets/proofing_grammar.shtml

Active/Passive Voice (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/539/01/


Resources for English Language Learners

Cultural Introduction to American Writing (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/5/25/

Grammar for ELL students (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/678/01/


Citations

Plagiarism (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/plagiarism.html

Documentation Styles By Discipline (University of Central Florida)
http://uwc.ucf.edu/stylediscipline.php

Research and Citation Resources (Purdue OWL)
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/


Graduate Student Resources

Iowa State University Resources

Center for Communication Excellence
http://cce.grad-college.iastate.edu

Thesis and Dissertation Information
http://www.grad-college.iastate.edu/current/thesis/

Additional Thesis and Dissertation Information
http://www.grad-college.iastate.edu/current/thesis/resources/

Graduate Student Writing Seminars
http://new.dso.iastate.edu/asc/wmhc/students/gradwritingseminars.docx

External Resources

Claremont Graduate University - Writing Resources
http://www.cgu.edu/pages/775.asp

The University of Western Ontario - Graduate Writing Resources
http://www.sdc.uwo.ca/writing/index.html?gradhandouts

Penn State - Composition Program - Handouts and Workshops
http://composition.la.psu.edu/resources/graduate-writing-center/handouts

Texas A & M - Graduate Writing
http://writingcenter.tamu.edu/for-students/grad-services