Composition Links for StudentsLinks for Instructors
ARTFL Project Roget's Thesaurus: Search the headwords or full text of Roget's Thesaurus version 1.02 (supplemented: July 1991) released to the public domain by MICRA Inc. ARTFL Project: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 Edition) Bartlett's Familiar Quotations: (1901 edition, Project Bartleby) Elements of Style (1918 edition, by William Strunk, Jr.) The King's English, Second Edition -- H.W. Fowler, 1908, published on line by the Bartleby Project, Columbia University, New York, N.Y. A classic text. Quotations Page (keyword searchable) Web of On-line Grammars WWWebster Dictionary: An on-line version of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth Edition whatis?com contains over 1,500 definitions of computer and Internet terms.
Writing Labs and Writing Resources
Allen K. Smith Writing Centre at Trinity College: Research tools, teaching resources, writing resources, and links to other writing sites. The Arrow -- An outlining tool. Brother Dave's Linguistics, Rhetoric, and Writing Links: English, Linguistics, and Rhetoric/Writing resources by host university. English Pages! (Longman) This site has all kinds of fun tools for locating quirky vocabulary. Garbl's Writing Resources On Line Guide for Writing Research Papers--based on MLA documentation Inkspot: Writing related resources, newsletters for writers Online Resources for Writers (University of Maine, Writing Center Online) OWL Web (Purdue's Online Writing Lab) Other Online Writing Centers And Resources (University of Maine, Writing Center Online) Paradigm Online Writing Assistant: Another hypertext writing tool. Punctuation Made Simple (The Writing Group) University Writing Resources University of Toronto Writing Resources: Gopher, anybody? WWW Resources for Rhetoric and Composition WinonaNet: On-line References: Writing Help Writing Across the Curriculum Guide (Bibliography) Writer's Resources: a good long list of links, but unfortunately, not much distinction made (in terms of how it's organised) between fiction and essay writing resources. Write Your Way to a Higher GPA: Indispensable Writing Resources
Longman's rates this site highly.
Books, Periodicals, Primary, and Secondary Sources Distinguishing Scholarly from Non-Scholarly Periodicals Evaluating Information Sources Evaluating Web Sources Using Domain Names and Criteria for Guides Evaluating Internet Information Thinking Critically about Discipline-Based WWW Resources
Documenting Internet Sources
Columbia Guide to Online Style: "Presents a guide to locating, translating, and using the elements of citation for both a humanities style (i.e., MLA and Chicago) and a scientific style (APA and CBE) for electronically-accessed sources." Electronic Reference Formats (APA) Electronic Sources: APA Style of Citation APA Online Citation Guide Web Extension to American Psychological Association Style (WEAPAS) by T. Land for APA style Electronic Sources: MLA Style of Citation by Xia Li and Nancy Crane MLA Style: The official Modern Language Association site MLA Online Citation Guide CBE Online Citation Guide Chicago Style Online Footnotes Dictionaries, Quotations, and Thesaurus
A Few Literature Resources (see my American Lit page for more)
The Cambridge History of English and American Literature (From 1907-1921. What they thought way back when.) Milton-L Homepage Oxford Text Archive American Verse Hypebibliography Book Wire Library Of Congress Center for Electronic Texts in the Humanities Shakespeare and Other Related Sites Drama Literature Speech and Transcript Center Links to historic speeches,transcripts from business, radio and television, U.S. government, foreign governments, international organizations, and professional associations. Literature via the Einet Galaxy
Composition Links for Instructors
The Chronicle of Higher Education College English National Council of Teachers of English Modern Language Association of America Journal of Basic Writing Journal of Advanced Composition College Composition & Communication Journal of Advanced Composition Kairos: A Journal for Teachers of Writing in Webbed Environments PRE/TEXT p.r.e.t.e.x.t. electra.l.i.t.e Research in the Teaching of English Rhetnet Technical Communication Quarterly Journal of Second Language Writing A Journal of Composition Theory Online
Conference on College Composition and Communication The English Server at Carnegie-Mellon University Bowling Green State University Writing Lab University of Illinois Writer's Workshop IowaState University Writing Labs University of Louisville English Computer-Aided Instruction Page University of Pittsburgh Writing Center Purdue Online Writing Lab The Writing Center at Golden Gate University
Conference on College Composition and Communication online National Council of Teachers of English
Scholarly Resources in Rhetoric
Composition and Rhetoric Bibliographic Database H-Rhetor