Resources for Writers

Remember that a particular resource below may not apply to all writing situations. In addition to consulting the resources below, please consider making an appointment to meet one-to-one with a writing tutor.  


Writing in Different Disciplines: Developed In Cooperation with UM Faculty


  • The Style Academy – Free tutorials and exercises to develop more effective sentence and paragraph structure.

Research Abstracts

Thesis Statements



Editing and Proofreading

Evaluating Your Own Writing

Using and Citing Sources

Writing Resumes, Cover Letters, and Personal Statements