Writing Resources

The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation
Jane Straus' reference guide and workbook

CCTC Guide to Grammar and Writing
By Charles Darling

Common Errors in English
By Paul Brians
Simple, entertaining explanations of common errors in English

Guide to Grammar and Style
By Jack Lynch

MLA Guide for Writing Research Papers

Punctuation Made Simple
By Gary A. Olson

Right Words newsletter articles
From Right Words New Zealand Limited

Sharp Points
Bill Walsh's "vociferous rants" on matters of style

Silva Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric
A guide to the terms of classical and renaissance rhetoric
By Dr. Gideon Burton of Brigham Young University

Wired Style
Principles of English usage in the Digital Age

Writer's Guide
The University of Victoria's Hypertext Writer's Guide

Writing for the Web
By John Morkes and Jakob Nielsen. A research project about how users read on the Web and how authors should write their Web pages

Writing on the Internet
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