Online Resources

Revising Common ISU Assignments

    Use the guides below as checklists when you are writing and revising these common assignments. 

    Guides to revising English 250 assignments:

    Guides to revising HD FS 240 assignments:

    Guide to using Grammarly: "Using Grammarly like a Writing and Media Center Pro" 

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    WMC Writing Process Webinars

    WMC Webinar (25 minutes): Creating Long-Term Writing Goals 

    WMC Webinar (17 minutes): Creating Short-Term Writing Goals


    Working with Citations

    Plagiarism (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

    Research and Citation Resources (Purdue OWL)


    Graduate Student Resources at Iowa State

    Center for Communication Excellence

    Thesis and Dissertation Information


    Other Outside Resources

    "Language Links" Videos: Addressing Common Areas of Confusion for ELLs (Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University)

    Starting with the Writing Process (Purdue OWL)

    Forming an Outline (Purdue OWL)

    Audience (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

    Forming a Thesis Statement (University of Indiana)

    Introductions (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

    Conclusions (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

    Strategies for Proofreading (Purdue OWL)

    Cultural Introduction to American Writing (Purdue OWL)