Writing Support

Help with writing papers and other research projects

Writing Tutorial Services in the Learning Commons

Writing Tutorial Services (WTS) provides free one-to-one writing consultations for students working on assignments from IU classes.  During the academic year, WTS tutors are available during scheduled hours in the Learning Commons located in the West Tower of the Wells Library. Tutors can assist with any phase of the writing process from brainstorming to polishing final drafts. Visit the WTS desk for help with:

  • Any writing assignment for any IU class, undergraduate or graduate
  • Cover letters, resumes, personal statements, teaching statements, scholarship applications, etc.
  • Speeches and class presentations
  • Theses and dissertations
  • Citing sources and tackling grammar and punctuation issues

Students can schedule appointments in person at the WTS desk or by calling 812-855-6738. Please see the WTS website for additional campus locations and their scheduled hours.

Help Citing Sources

The IUB Libraries and the Campus Writing Program have developed guides to citing sources using the APA, MLA, and Chicago styles.

Copyright and Fair Use

Information to help you navigate copyright issues.

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