Writing Resources on the Web
Nassau Community College Library
New York City Public Library System
Writing, Research and Grammar Web sites
Guide to Grammar and Writing
Great interactive resource--courtesy of Capital Community College in Hartford, CT.
Check out their excellent MLA Guide for Writing Research Paper.
The latest MLA and APA citation format.
Purdue University Writing Center
Hand-outs on topics like punctuation, grammar, resumes.
Also included is a very good section on MLA research.
Diana Hacker's Research and Documentation Online
From the late educator's online resources; a great guide, including a sample student MLA research paper annotated by Professor Hacker.
An interactive Online Writing Lab that includes useful grammar exercises, guides to writing research and essay test-taking strategies
Paradigm Online Writing Assistant
A useful and extensive guide for writing different kinds of essays; less useful help for drafting, revising and editing.
ESL Web sites
The ESL Cafe
A good source for ESL help, including common errors, English grammar help and quizzes.
ESL Learner's Guide
A Web site to help ESL students who want to learn English on the Internet.
Downloadable online versions of classic novels, short stories and even fables--all in the public domain.
Internet access to a number of dictionaries, Roget's thesaurus, reference books, encyclopedias, the Bible, Shakespeare, etc.
Merriam-Webster Dictionary On-Line
Besides the dictionary, there is a thesaurus, word games, word of the day and other amusing language trivia. Fun to browse in.
This page will hook you up to all the books available online.