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Prewriting

Drafting

   Summarizing and Paraphrasing--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

 

Revising

    Natural Readers

    Clarity and Conciseness--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

Grammar

    Guide to Grammar (Capital Community College)

    Grammar Bytes    

    The Oatmeal

    Commas--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    Run-ons--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    Sentence Fragments--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    Semi-Colons and Colons--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

Citation Handouts

    MLA Handout--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    APA Handout--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    CSE Handout--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

Resources for Science Writers

    Determining Credibility of a Science Article--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    CSE Handout--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    Writing a Hypothesis--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

    Verb Tense in Lab Reports--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

Disciplinary Guidebooks

These resources will guide writers from different majors about the conventions of writing in their Penn State major. These documents were originally created by students in honors English 202 at Penn State Berks.

    Applied Psychology

    Biology

    Business

    Communication Disorders

    English

    IST

    Nutrition

    Science

  

Genres

    Writing a Business Plan--PDF (created at Penn State Berks)

ESL/EFL Resources

    Common ESL Errors (Penguin Handbook)

    Idioms and Idiomatic Phrases 

    Phrasal Verbs (verbs + prepositions)

    Visual Dictionary

    Vocabulary (academic)

Other Writing Center Resource Webpages We Like

    Duke Writing Studio Resource Page

    Purdue Online Writing Lab

    Sweetland Writing Center Resource Page    

    Texas A&M Writing Center