Writing Help

The University of Maine at Augusta supports writers and student writing both in person and online with writing tutors who are committed to student growth, electronic resources for writers to explore, and reference books & style guides for students to peruse. See your writing support options below.


For in-person writing help with a tutor, visit one of the following centers:
Augusta Writing Center located in the Katz Library
Bangor Writing Center located in 214 Belfast Hall

*Note: For best results in person, please check center operating hours or contact your preferred writing center to make an appointment.

For immediate writing help with a tutor online, visit:
VAWLT for online chat 
Augusta Writing Center to request a Google Hangout
Bangor Writing Center to request a Google Hangout

For an email consultation with a tutor about your writing, contact:
Augusta Writing Center - fill out an email consultation form and submit a draft of your writing to writingtutor@maine.edu
Bangor Writing Center - submit a draft of your writing with course name, number, and assignment to bangorwritingcenter@maine.edu
VAWLT - submit a help request

Online Resources

Citations: A UMA LibGuide to Citing Your Sources
English 101: A UMA LibGuide to Introductory College Writing and Research
The OWL at Purdue Online Writing Lab

Books on Writing, Reference, and Style

* Coming soon...