General Writing Resources

Writing Guides

The Structure of a College Essay (doc)

  • Describes the structure of a good 5 paragraph essay.

Example Student Essay Outline with References (doc)

  • An example outline of a well structured student essay.

Writing Style Websites

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

  • Covers everything you could ever want to know about writing
  • Use the link above to access the general information section of the website and to explore the whole website or use the following links to find information on more specific topics: