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Rhet/Comp and Writing Studies: Home

A guide to resources on rhet/comp and writing studies via Gelman Library.

About This Guide

This guide compiles resources for faculty who teach writing and do research on the teaching of writing.

Doing Research

Here you will find links to article databases critical to rhetoric, composition, and writing studies, as well as electronic reference books and links to core journals in the field.

Rhet/Comp Books and Publishing

This page lists core journals and links to presses that publish significant work in rhetoric, composition, and writing studies, as well as sites that will keep you up to date on calls for papers and other related announcements.

Writing Centers

Find links to writing centers nationwide and around the world and see the latest scholarship on writing centers.

WID/WAC Programs

Find links to WID and WAC programs nationwide and see the latest scholarship on WID programs.


Find links to Writing Program Administration research and other resources of interest.

Associations and Conferences

This page lists associations relevant to faculty teaching writing as well as local and national conferences, with lists of future conference locations.



Adapted from a guide created by Kristin De Voe at Temple University.

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