Writing Resources

Writing Resources

Writing Support Handouts**

Our handouts are downloadable pdf documents that contain explanations and examples of university appropriate English language grammar and style. 

**Our handouts have been updated. Check out the new and improved versions of Writing Support Handouts. 

Style Guides

Western Libraries has created up-to-date Online Style Guides for academic citations and referencing. Several citation management systems are also available for all Western students, staff, and faculty; this web-based software can help you organize and format your citations.

Directory of university writing centres

Other university writing centres have their own sets of resources. If you have been through our site and are looking for further information or help, check out the following selected list: 

 Non-University Sites

Resources to get you started

Are you having trouble starting a paper? Don't know where to look for resources for your course? Begin your research with Weldon Library's subject-specific Research Guides.

New Weldon Research Help Consultation Service Available

Do you need in-depth help with your Social Science, Arts & Humanities or FIMS-related research? Book an appointment with a member of Weldon's Research Help team

Academic Courses in Writing at Western

Writing, Rhetoric and Professional Communication Program

Still have questions? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Graduate Writing Resources

Workshop handouts and other resources can be found on our GradWRITE page.

Writing Support Centre