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English Research Guide: Writing

This research guide features resources and strategies for finding information and conducting research related to English.

WRITING HELPS

When looking for books on writing, the following key words can enhance your search results:

Composition

Creative Writing - (add name of specific genres such as science fiction, fantasy, poetry)

English Language - Rhetoric

Academic Writing

Dissertations - Academic

Technical Writing

Physical books on creative writing can be found in the Caudill Reading Room in the PE 1400s.

Items listed on this page are examples of resources found in the Jerry Falwell Library that can help improve your writing skills.

For individual writing support visit the Writing Center.

WRITING FOR RESEARCH AND CLASS ASSIGNMENTS

Titles included here offer guidelines for preparing well-written class assignments and research projects.

CREATIVE WRITING

 The titles presented here offer guidelines for improving creative writing skills.