Professional Development


Sammi Toner created strategies that you can use to help creative writing students work with their teachers' comments on their fiction or poetry.

Writing Center Conferences

Writing Center-Related Conference Calendar and CFPs


Writing Center Scholarship

WLN Journal Archives 

The Writing Centers Research Project gathers information about writing centers. This site also houses archives of the Writing Center Journal.

You can access more recent issues of the Writing Center Journal via ULS's E-journals.

CompPile is an online inventory of research in composition.

The International Writing Centers Association (IWCA) offers a wealth of resources, including access to writing center-oriented distribution lists, archives, journals, and on-line materials.

Praxis is a peer-reviewed online journal published by the Undergraduate Writing Center at the University of Texas at Austin.

Writing Center Podcasts

Composition Studies

The main composition journal (which sometimes includes articles about writing centers) is College Composition and Communication. You can access it through ULS's electronic journals portal.

The Pitt Composition Series publishes several texts a year representing interesting and often groundbreaking scholarship in the field of composition studies. Books in the series are available online. You can browse the list of books