Writing Resources

Self-Assessment for English grammar, usage and mechanics: This online assessment tool will give you the chance to quickly see where you struggle and excel in the technical aspect of English language usage. You will have the option to review your results with a consultant; if you do not choose this option, the assessment results will be completely anonymous.

Online Writing Lab at Purdue: A comprehensive English language teaching library, these short articles simplify critical writing concepts and offer useful examples with practice exercises. Offering materials for everything from commas and sentence structure to planning techniques and revision strategies, the OWL at Purdue also includes quick reference sets for the major citation styles, so take a look for your next research paper using MLA, APA or Chicago.