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


Types of Writing


Composition & Academic Writing


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



Revising & Editing

The following resources--guides, activities, and tools--are available to help you with your writing when you are Revising & Editing.

Top Resources

Editing and Proofreading Strategies
Questions to Prompt Revision
Revising Literature Papers - Organization
Revising the Title, Lead-in, and Thesis
Revising Your Argumentative Claim
Revising Literature Papers - Development
Revising Organization in Science Writing
Reviewing How You've Incorporated Proof into An Argument
Revising Coherence in the Argumentative Essay
Revising a Science Argument
Revising Literature Papers - Audience
Revising Literature Papers - Central Concepts and Terms

Other Recommendations

Revising Literature Papers - Conclusion
Revising Literature Papers - Details
Revising Literature Papers - Paragraphing
Revising Literature Papers - Style
Revising Literature Papers - Thesis
Revising Literature Papers - Title and Introduction