Faculty Sources Online - NIU - WAC

Faculty Resources Online

Faculty Resources Online

Where can faculty direct students who need help with writing concerns? Where can faculty find out how colleagues have implemented WAC? Where can faculty study sound institutional policies in writing instruction? This webpage provides a place to start, listing some of the best online resources available.

Help for Students:

  • Purdue OWL--The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University is the number one national site for handouts, up-to-date citation styles, research tips, and more
  • University of Wisconsin Madison Writers' Handbook--Guidelines for papers in many disciplines, grammar help, advice on style
  • WAC Clearinghouse--The go-to place for books, info on WAC, journal articles about disciplinary writing instruction, bibliographies
  • National Writing Project--Not just for primary or secondary English teachers! Rich resource on assignment ideas and best practices in writing instruction.

Guidelines for Faculty & Administrators:

Model WAC Programs & Help for Faculty: