Useful Campus Links
- Office of Disability Resources
- Counseling and Psychological Services Center
- Libraries and Library Services
- University Tutorial Services
- Student Learning Center
- The Peel--ASU's Creative Writing Publication
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!
- MLA (Modern Language Association)
- The MLA Style Center and their Q&A site Ask the MLA
- APA (American Psychological Association)
- CMoS (Chicago Manual of Style) Appalachian State has a subscription to the online version of the CMoS. This will not work off campus.
- American Sociological Association (ASA)
- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
- The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers: Scientific Style and Format, 8th ed.
- For Associated Press style, come to the University Writing Center and consult our hard copy.
Grammar & Style
Online Writing Center Publications
The ReVisioner, Appalachian State University
The University Writing Center's blog
The Dangling Modifier, Penn State University
Online journal, which accepts articles from peer consultants, that explore issues in writing center work
Kairos, Texas Tech University
Douglas Eyman, senior editor; Cheryl Ball, editor. Online journal that accepts papers and articles that address rhetoric, technology, or pedagogy.
Other Writing Center Websites
- Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL)
- Virginia Tech
- University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
- University of Florida
- The Ohio State University
Writing Center Journals
Pam Bromley, Kara Northway, and Eliana Schonberg, Co-editors. Journal published twice a year that accepts articles and papers concerned with writing center issues.
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.
Christine S. Cozzens, Editor. Journal published three times a year that asks for articles, essays, and columns dealing with writing center concerns.