Writing Resources

Writing Reference Books and Handouts

The Writing Center has a small collection of writing and communication handbooks, located in our Daniels Hall office. If you would like to peruse our collection and borrow one of our books, just ask the writing tutor on duty. Students may borrow up to two reference books for a two-week period. Writing tutors also provide free handouts on a variety of writing topics and questions.   

Helpful Writer's Tools

Need help writing application essays or personal statements for graduate school? Read our advice on Personal Statements and Essays.

Technical Writing Resources

WPI offers an interdisciplinary degree in Professional Writing. The goal of the Professional Writing program is to prepare communication professionals who can bridge the gap between scientists and engineers and the public by presenting technical information in useful and accessible ways. For more information about this program, contact Professor Jennifer deWinter.

Documentation Links

Web-Based Writing Centers and Resources

Other Internet Composition Resources

General Online Education Resources