Writing Resources - Links

Grammar Links

  • Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL)
    The Purdue Online Writing Lab contains information that can help you with any aspect of writing. Punctuation, grammar, citations - you name it. This site is recommended by most of our tutors as their primary resource for writing help.

  • grammarNow!
    grammarNOW! has a wealth of resources to make your writing better and to answer any grammar, punctuation, or composition question you may have.

  • Grammar Slammer
    An in-depth grammar guide that functions like a help file, with links to specific topics that contain descriptions on how to apply a rule correctly and examples of correct and incorrect usage.

  • The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation
    GrammarBook.com is your site for helpful rules, real-world examples, and FUN quizzes.

 

APA/MLA Citations

  • The OWL at Purdue - APA Help
    APA (American Psychological Association) is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 6th edition, second printing of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page.

  • APAStyle.org
    The rules of APA Style, detailed in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, offer sound guidance for writing with simplicity, power, and concision. APA Style has been adapted by many disciplines and is used by writers around the world.

  • The OWL at Purdue - MLA Help
    MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities. This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.) and the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing (3rd ed.), offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the Works Cited page.
     

Contact Information

Main Location
Room 211 Robert S. Swanson Learning Center (the University Library)

We are on the second floor near the periodicals.

Contact
Phone: (715) 232-5284

Writing Center Hours

The Writing Center will resume regular hours for Fall 2014 on Monday, September 15th.  

The hours are as follows: 

Monday -- Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the Library.

Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Library.

Satellite Tutoring Hours

Satellite hours will begin on Sunday, September 21st.

Available to all students on a walk-in basis.

Sundays: MSC 5 - 7 p.m. AFM & HKMC 8 - 10 p.m.

Mondays MSC 5 - 7 p.m.

Tuesdays: CKTO, South & Fleming 8 - 10 p.m. 

Wednesdays: MSC 5 - 7 p.m. Library 7 - 9 p.m.