More Research Help



For Quick Online Help with Citation Styles, Annotated Bibliographies, and more ~

Purdue University Writing Lab

Research Librarians

SRS research librarians are also available to assist you ~

  • to develop a research question from a topic
  • to help find information to answer a question
  • to clarify definitions of plagiarism
  • to explain citation managers to help keep track of resources

Consult with a librarian about your topic.

Books to Help

Books to help with various kinds of writing ~


Journals in Rhetoric and Composition
For Faculty, Fellows, and Tutors of the Writing Program ~
College Composition and Communication -multiple sources; link to NCTEJ site
College English - multiple sources; link to NCTEJ site
Community Literacy Journal - Muse, 2010
Composition Forum - Freely Accessible
Computers and Composition - ScienceDirect
Enculturation - DOAJ
JAC: Rhetoric, Writing, Culture, Politics - JSTOR -1994 ; Freely Accessible - stops with v.27, 2007
Journal of Literacy and Technology - DOAJ
Journal of Writing Research - DOAJ
Kairos: Rhetoric, Technology, Pedagogy - DOAJ
Quarterly Journal of Speech - Taylor & Francis 2005-2010
Research in the Teaching of English - JSTORPQ Education
Rhetoric Society Quarterly - JSTOR -2005, LION -2009
Technical Communication Quarterly - Arts & Humanities
Visual Communication - Sage
Writing Program Administration (journal of the Council of Writing Program Administrators) - FreelyAccessible, 2 yr embargo
Written Communication - Sage

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