Resources & Links


Useful Campus Links

Documentation Guidelines

With your Appalachian login credentials, you have access to subscription services for many documentation styles. The APA blog, in particular, answers obscure questions that are not answered anywhere else. This blog is searchable, and you can even post questions if you are stumped. The CMS link has the full text of the 1,145-page doorstop, the 17th edition of the Chicago Manual of Style. Take advantage of these resources while you have them!

Grammar & Style

Online Writing Center Publications

The Dangling Modifier, Penn State Univeristy.

Online journal, which accepts articles from peer consultants, that explore issues in writing center work.


Douglas Eyman and Lames A. Inman, Co-editors. Online journal that accepts papers and articles which address rhetorical, pedagogical, or compositional issues.

Writing Center Journals

Writing Center Journal

Neal Lerner and Beth Boquet, Co-editors. Journal published twice a year that accepts articles and papers concerned with writing center issues.

The Writing Lab Newsletter

Muriel Harris, Editor. Published by The RiCH Company, LLC. Newsletter published monthly from September to June that accepts essays and articles from consultants and directors that explore writing center concerns. Articles focus on tutoring theory and methodology, handling ELL issues, writing center management, training tutors, and using tutorial theory and pedagogy. In addition, it contains conference announcements, book reviews, professional news, and a column by and for tutors.

Southern Discourse

Christine S. Cozzens, Editor. Journal published three times a year that asks for articles, essays, and columns dealing with writing center concerns. For information, email the editor:

Writing Center Association Websites

Other Writing Center Websites

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