Extra help

When you need help with your writing, sometimes you just need to know where to look. We’ve compiled a useful list of resources to help you with your writing—from citing your sources to working on your grammar.

Writing

Documentation resources

More APA Style

Comprehensive writing sites

Online dictionaries

Plagiarism

Grammar

  • The University of Ottawa’s course
  • Acadia University’s English Department’s “Ten Most Wanted” grammar errors
  • The YUNiversity: learn about common grammar rules and mistakes through cartoons, videos and infographics

ESL-specific resources

Just for fun

  • Free Rice: help fight hunger by answering English grammar and vocabulary questions.
  • The Word Detective: find answers to questions about the origins and meanings of words and phrases.
Tammy Byrne
Writing Centre Coordinator

Office: B-105-B

Phone: 902.563.1266

Emma Russell
Writing Advisor

Office: B-105-A

Phone: 902.563.1325