Resource Index

Use this page to find writing resources, organized by both writing process (what writers do) and genre (what writers produce). Also included in this index are links to a series of videos in which professional writers talk about their specific type of writing.

Writing Processes

Preparing to Write

Starting to Write

Conducting Research

Reading & Responding

Working with Sources

Planning, Organizing, & Drafting

Designing Documents

Working Together

Revising & Editing

Publishing

Types of Writing

Fiction

Composition & Academic Writing

Argument

Creative Nonfiction

Writing about Literature

Scholarly Writing

Business Writing

Science Writing

Writing in Engineering

Writing for the Web

Speeches & Presentations

Writers on Writing Videos

Non Fiction

Engineering

Fiction

Working with Sources

The following resources--guides, activities, and tools--are available to help you with your writing when you are Working with Sources.

Citation Guide: American Psychological Association (APA)
Citation Guide: Council of Science Editors (Citation/Sequence System)
Citation Guide: Council of Science Editors (Name/Year System)
Citation Guide: Chicago Manual of Style (Author/Date System)
Citation Guide: Chicago Manual of Style (Notes System)
Documentation Systems: An Overview
Citation Guide: Modern Language Association (MLA)
Evaluating Sources
Integrating Sources
Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism
Bibliography Tool