The Writing Center

Hours: Mon-Thurs 8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Friday 8:15 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

**P1 sessions available by appointment only.**

About the Writing Center:

The Writing Center @ The Library provides assistance to all students with their writing projects across the curriculum. Students may visit the Writing Center at any time during the writing process and get help with such things as:

  • Prewriting
  • Brainstorming topic ideas
  • Organization of a paper, including finding a focus
  • Using evidence in a paper
  • Summarizing and paraphrasing (from your research notes)
  • Revising and practicing self-editing techniques
  • Citation

**Please schedule an appointment, either by emailing Mrs. McDonald ( or through the sign up calendar just inside the Writing Center. While appointments are encouraged and preferred, drop-ins are welcome with the understanding that we cannot guarantee that a tutor will be available.**

Become a Peer Tutor

Anyone interested in becoming a writing tutor and earning community service hours should email or speak to Mrs. McDonald in the Writing Center.

Contact Info: Mrs. McDonald

Purdue OWL

Get help with your writing and citations online through the Purdue OWL.

"The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects."