The Skidmore College
Expository Writing Network

On-line Resources for Writers

Guides for Evaluating Websites

Navigating Internet Resources, from the Lucy Scribner Library of Skidmore College

Guidelines for Evaluating Websites, from Wolfgram Memorial Library at Widener University

Reference "Books"

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary

A Web of On-line Dictionaries (links to 400 dictionaries in over 130 languages)

Roget's Thesaurus.

Plumbdesign's Visual Thesaurus

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Grammar and Style Guides

The Skidmore Guide to Writing

Punctuation Made Simple

Guide to Grammar and Usage from Capital Community College

Paradigm: On-line Writing Assistant from Boise State University

The Writer's Web, the University of Richmond's on-line reference center about grammar, style, and rhetoric

Grammar and Usage Exercises from Purdue University's On-line Writing Lab


The Lucy Scribner Library and on-line data bases

Skidmore College

Writing Center

Scribner Library