The Ohio State University at Newark



Online Writing Labs:

OSU Center for the Study and Teaching of Writing
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Washington State University’s Online Writing Lab
The Writing Center at Colorado State

Writing Resources: Dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, encyclopedias, etc.
Get It Write Effective writing tips
Paradigm Online Writing AssistantStudent resource for writing arguments and research papers
Texas A&M University Writing Center
Women Writers ProjectBrown University database of original writings by women
Writer's Resource Center

English For Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Dave's ESL Cafe

MLA Documentation and Citation

Citing electronic sources
Bedford/St. Martin's Resources for Citing and Documenting Sources

Online Grammar Sites

Grammar Resources on the Web University of Chicago Writing Lab

List of Grammar Sites

Online Dictionaries/Roget's Thesaurus

Mirriam-Webster Online
Oxford English Dictionary
YourDictionary Online dictionary and thesaurus
Roget's Thesaurus

Literature Resources:

American Literature on the Web An extensive and well organized collection of useful links to literature sites. Presented by Akihito Ishikawa at Nagasaki University of Foreign Studies
Early Modern Literary Studies English literature, literary culture, and language during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
Electronic Text Center English online resources
English Language and Literature Comprehensive site from the University of Toronto
English Literature on the Web Extensive listing of links by historical period. Maintained by Mitsuhara Matsuoka at Nagoya University
English Literature Resources E-texts, individual author links
JSTOR (Journal Storage)
Literary Resources on the Net Includes historical periods, theory, theater and drama. Site maintained by Jack Lynch at Rutgers-Newark.
The Literary Web Literary resources compiled at the University of Virginia
Voice of the Shuttle Extensive Internet sources for literature, literary theory, and writing. Prepared by Alan Liu's team at the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Historical Periods:

Classical & Antiquity (Greek and Roman)
Medieval Feminist Index New York University database


16th Century 16th Century Renaissance English Literature

17th CenturyLiterary Timeline (American & World Literature)
English Literature: Early 17th Century

18th CenturyLiterary Timeline (American & World Literature)
Restoration and 18th Century

19th Century

20th Century Literary Resources--British and Irish Compiled by Jack Lynch, Rutgers-Newark

Poetry Sites

Academy of American Poets
American Poetry Review
Modern American Poetry
The Writer's Chronicle
Poets Against the War

Literary Podcasts:

All about PodcastingBookworm (KCRW-Michael Silverblatt interviews authors)
Lannan - Readings & Conversations
NPR Books

Critical Theory Sites:

EServer--Cultural Studies and Critical Theory
Links to Resources Excellent source of authors and essays
Literary Criticism Links from
Literary Theory--links to sources
Literary Theory and Criticism Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism
Theory Links From Jack Lynch at Rutgers-Newark

Film Studies:

Academic Info--links and databases
Arts & Letters Daily Compendium