Writing Resources

Graduate Writing @ UC Davis

A blog written by graduate students for graduate students. You'll find articles on getting started writing, dealing with writer's block and more. 

Grammar Resources

Slick Write


Grammar Bytes

D’Youville College Writing Lab Grammar Page

Guide to Grammar and Writing


Freelance editors for hire

Click here to view a list of editors willing to copy edit academic work, such as dissertation chapters. 


Plagiarism awareness and prevention

Indiana University Quiz about identifying Plagiarism


Writing Lab sites

Harvard Writing Resources

Colorado State Writing Lab

Harvard College’s Guides to Writing in the Disciplines

University of Tennessee’s Guide to Writing in the Disciplines


Sites with ESL/multilingual writer information

University of Toronto

Paradigm Online Writing Assistant

University of Richmond Writing Center Writing Web


Books about writing

Click here to view a list of sources and textbooks related to Graduate Writing help and support, compiled by one of our fellows.


Dissertation Tips

Some helpful advice from the Writing Center at UNC Chapel Hill


Annotation and citation tools

Click here to view a list of tools compiled by our WAC team.

Click here for an example literature review matrix


Mentoring undergraduate science writers

A website of resources developed by former UC Davis Professors For the Future Fellow.


We thank Kelly Crosby for compiling many of the resources on this webpage.