Writing Resources

This page is a curated list of resources chosen to help MCW students from all programs and departments with their academic (and potentially non-academic) writing. For grant writing resources, please see our Grant Resources page.

Writing Guides

These links are for online resources that can help with grammar, style, language, and other related writing topics.

Academic Integrity/Plagiarism Information

These resources will help you understand what academic integrity is, why it's important, and how to avoid plagiarizing others' work.

Citation Resources

This list includes tools, books, and websites to help you properly cite your sources.

Milwaukee Area Resources

These resources come from other local academic institutions. Local MCW students may be able to use the physical resources as well as the links because of existing relationships; please contact the MCW Libraries (asklib@mcw.edu or (414) 955-8302) to see how we can connect you.

  • Marquette University "Writing Across the Curriculum" - this website provides concrete writing advice for Marquette students that can easily be generalized for all academic writing.
  • Marquette University Norman H. Ott Memorial Writing Center - this Marquette resource provides one-on-one tutoring and regular workshops.  Limited support may be available for MCW students (Marquette students are a priority). 
  • University of Wisconsin Milwaukee "Writer Resources" - another good website with lots of helpful links
  • University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Writing Center - another possible resource for individual tutoring for MCW students with a relationship with UWM.

Other Library Writing Guides

Visit these sites for additional links, video tutorials, and more from academic libraries across the country: