Resources for Students

A variety of writing resources and materials.

  • Another Citation Workshop (Prezi)
  • The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers over 200 free resources including:
    • Writing and Teaching Writing
    • Research
    • Grammar and Mechanics
    • Style Guides
    • ESL (English as a Second Language)
    • Job Search and Professional Writing
  • UW-Madison Writer's Handbook
    • The Writing Center at University of Wisconsin-Madison offers an online writing resource with answers and explanations to many issues of writing, composition, research, reading, citation, and grammar.
  • APA Style Website
    • Here you will find tutorials, FAQs, and other resources to help you improve your writing, master APA Style, and learn the conventions of scholarly publishing.
  • LabWrite
    • This site helps students in the sciences write better lab reports.


Comprehensive Websites

  • ESL Desk
    • A selection of ESL resources to help you learn English.
  • Purdue OWL: ESL
    • This site features links to many sources for students and teachers.
  • All ESL
    • Accessible website with language acquisition resources.

Grammar, Conversation and Practical Communication

  • ESL Flow
    • This site offers advice for elementary, pre-intermediate, and intermediate learners.
  • Many Things
    • This site focuses on entry level grammar. It offers advice on slang, vocabulary, idioms, and jokes. There are also quizzes based on Voice of America’s (VOA) Special English Programs.

Developing Study Skills

  • WritingDen Tips-O-Matic
    • This site offers advice and practical examples for writing coherent sentences, paragraphs, and essays. These tips may also be used to create handouts for EFL writers.


Writing Center

3035 - College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Building
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
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Phone: 313-583-6408