Resources and Handouts

General Resources:

Ely Library:
The Westfield State Library homepage provides access to a wide variety of resources?from research databases to citation guides.

Citation and Style Guides:

MLA, APA, Chicago, and CBE guides may be found on the WSU Library's website

This site by the National Council of the Teaching of English provides advice to teachers on designing effective reading and writing assignments.

Writing Resources:

On-Line Writing Lab:
This on-line writing site from Purdue University provides advice on an array of writing topics in addition to grammar exercises.

Westfield State University Writer's Guide: 
The Westfield State University Writer's Guide developed by Westfield State professors.

The Guide to Grammar and Writing:
This site is particularly helpful with sentence-level matters.

Advice and news for those interested in writing for the large and small screens.

The Academy of American Poets:
This national organization provides news about and for poets.

Rhyming Dictionary:
Just in the nick of time for poets needing a rhyme.