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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

M.S. in Psychological Science Library Overview: Writing Resources

This guide was created to provide an overview of library collections and services for students in the Master of Science in Psychological Science program.

Writing Resources

General Writers' Resources at the Library

Kemper, Dave. Writers INC : a student handbook for writing and learning. Wilmington, MA : Great Source, Great Source Education Group, 2001.

Yang, Jen Tsi. An outline of scientific writing : for researchers with English as a foreign language. (Engineering 808.0666 Y16O)

Swales, John M. and Christine B. Feak. Academic writing for graduate students : essential tasks and skills. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2004. 

Murray, Rowena and Sarah Moore. The handbook of academic writing : a fresh approach. Maidenhead, England ; Open University Press, 2006. 

Huff, Anne Sigismund. Writing for scholarly publication. Thousand Oaks; Sage Publications, 1999.

Silvis, Paul J. How to write a lot : a practical guide to productive academic writing. Washington, DC; American Psychological Association, 2007. 

Sword, Helen. Stylish academic writing. Cambridge, MA; Harvard University Press, 2012. 

 Clark, Jessica L. and Kristen E. Murray. Scholarly writing : ideas, examples, and execution. Durham, N.C. Carolina Press, 2010. 

Shiach, Don. How to write essays: a step-by-step guide for all levels, with sample essays. Oxford; How to Books, 2009. [electronic resource]

Turabian, Kate L. Student's guide to writing college papers. Chicago; The University of Chicago Press, 2010. 

Wallwork, Adrian. English for writing research papers.  New York; Springer, 2011. [electronic resource]