Writing Resources and References
The Sweetland Center for Writing develops resources for writers, instructors and peer tutors. Have an idea for a resource that would be useful to you? Contact us at email@example.com.
Assigning and Managing Collaborative Writing Projects and supplements:
- Supplement 1: "Group Work Plan" (.pdf)
- Supplement 2: “Assessment of Individual Contributions to Group Project" (.pdf)
Giving Feedback on Student Writing and supplements:
- Supplement 1: Giving Feedback (.pdf)
- Supplement 2: Sample of a Student Paper with Inserted Comments (.pdf)
Using Peer Review to Improve Student Writing and Peer Review Supplements:
UM Libraries Searchpath
A tutorial that guides new researchers through the process of searching for and identifying quality research materials in a variety of locations and mediums.
UM Career Center
Several useful tools for preparing pieces of professional writing such as resumes, cover letters, and personal statements.
These writing resources and handouts come from outside the University of Michigan. They may be printed and distributed for personal or classroom use, as long as copyright information remains intact and distribution is not-for-profit.
A comprehensive handbook on the basic elements of essay writing (e.g. grammar, style, documentation), providing practice exercises and strategies for successful writing and revision.
The Harvard Writing Center
A series of printable handouts covering different stages of the writing process.
Diana Hacker's Research and Documentation Online
An outline of proper research and documentation methods within all disciplines.
Defining and Avoiding Plagiarism
A helpful guide for ensuring academic integrity in written work.
English as a Second Language
General Writing Concerns
Grammar and Mechanics