Staff Resources

Regional, National, and International Writing Center and Communication Organizations

Journals, Databases, and Blogs where you can contribute to the conversations

  • Praxis: A Writing Center Journal is an online journal dedicated to writing center scholarship. The editors are particularly interested in writing that makes use of multimedia. 
  • The Dangling Modifier is an online journal run by the writing center at Penn State University and is published exclusively by and for peer tutors.
  • The Writing Lab Newsletter is the first and longest-running journal dedicated to the work of writing centers and peer tutoring. The journal publishes essays written by directors and tutors. The “Tutor’s Column” section is written exclusively by students. 
  • PeerCentered is a space for peer writing tutors/consultants or anyone interested in writing centers to blog with colleagues from around the world. This site also features a podcast.
  • College Composition and Communication publishes theoretical and empirical research on a range of practices and pedagogies associated with the teaching of writing and public speaking, including writing center work.
  • The TESOL Quarterly journal publishes scholarship on the teaching and learning of English. It is an international journal that considers the teaching of English in all world contexts.
  • The American Communication Journal publishes scholarship that focuses on human communication and technology.
  • The Journal of Intercultural Communicationpublishes qualitative and quantitative research that focuses on interrelationships between culture and communication.

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