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Writing Resources

Consultant Training & Resources

Blogs & Professional Organizations


  • Writer's Web: UR's online writing handbook with materials for composing, revising, and documenting writing in many fields.
  • Purdue OWL: One of the world's most comprehensive online resources for writers.

Teaching Resources

  • Using Google Drive for Collaborative Class Notes: A slide show with examples by Joe Essid.
  • "Writing Around Richmond": Our old print newsletter (up to 2012) discussed highlights of our writing program. Issues are archived here.
  • "CompPile" Research Bibliography: From the Council of Writing Program Administrators, a comprehensive set of materials for faculty and students researching the teaching of Rhetoric & Composition.
  • UR's Facutly Hub, for teaching excellence and sharing ideas across disciplines and schools.
  • Richmond's WAC Faculty Binder Online: From working with writing consultants, to Write-to-Learn, to designing formal writing assignments, this resource has pages of information for faculty in many disciplines.
  • Write-to-Learn Activities: A series of good practices for any classroom. These short, easy-to-employ activities encourage critical-thinking skills and improved writing.
  • Training for Tough Tutorials: Our online training tools for ENG 383, featuring digital video.
  • WAC Links: Note that this list of links, by category of users and interests, is not frequently updated. Caveat Lector.