Grammar, Punctuation, and Writing Resources
Need Assistance with a Writing Project?
The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University provides free supplementary materials for independent learners who seek assistance with a variety of writing projects. Supplementary materials on this site range from basic grammar and punctuation guides to instruction on creating well developed essays.
Word Usage and Vocabulary
Merriam-Webster has expanded its efforts in providing language information by creating an online version of its popular dictionary. This site, like the print version, provides accurate and detailed word meanings, correct American pronunciation, and is easy to use.
The Ultimate Writing Go-To Handbook
A Writer’s Reference is a practical handbook for English language practice, which includes rules and examples ranging from grammar and composition to researching. This handbook is available online and in hard copy as many bookstores.
What is Plagiarism?
These two sites help define and prevent plagiarism in your writing while offering solutions and resources to properly manage information: