University Writing Center Handouts

The University Writing Center has many handouts available for clients who ask.  We have links to just a few of the topics we have information on below.  If you need information on a particular subject and it’s not listed here, come by the UWC in SUB 116 or email the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at owl.ualr@gmail.com.

 

Prewriting

Brainstorming Techniques

 

Writing

Some Advice for Writers

Steps in the Writing Process

Writers’ Tricks

Avoiding Sexist Language

Idioms

Transitions

Short Story Writing From A Talk By Pat Carr

 

Editing

Tips For Effective Proofreading

Some Steps Toward Concise Writing

Editing for Conciseness

 

 Grammar

How To Spell

Plagiarism

Practice With -S and -ED Markers

Sentence Sense

Spelling

Subject Verb Agreement: Endings

The -ED Marker In Writing

Tips For Taking Essay Exams