Student working at a computer at the Writing Center

The Writing Center has computers (with Internet access) and printers available on a first-come, first-served basis. We have bookcases full of handbooks, style manuals, dictionaries, and writing guides, some of which may be borrowed. Please stop in anytime to use these resources. No appointments are necessary.

"Tutors can help on any part of the paper - ideas, structure, grammar, organization, supporting arguments...any aspect." -Sophomore, History/Political Science

Online References

Ten Strategies for Successful Writing: A Game Plan for Students - Written by Donnalee Rubin, Coordinator, Writing Across the Curriculum

Style Guides/Manuals/Writing Tools

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary & Thesaurus

Purdue University Online Writing Lab

Dartmouth Composition Center

For Students

Salem State Library

For Tutors

Dartmouth Writing Program Materials for Tutors A Manual for Writing Center Tutors

For Faculty

Writing Intensive Curriculum

Center for Teaching Innovation - Located in Suite 312 in the Library, this new on-campus resource is equipped with computers, scanners, digital editing stations, laser printers and teaching resources to assist faculty and support staff in developing teaching strategies and techniques.

Council on Teaching and Learning - The CTL is charged with developing ways and means to enhance and encourage conversations and action regarding the state of the teaching/learning process at Salem State.

  • Got a Question? Tel: Rebecca Martini 978.542.3009