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Academic

Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA). Brigham Young University. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <corpus.byu.edu/coca>.

Education Resources Information Center. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <eric.ed.gov>.

The Purdue OWL. Purdue U Writing Lab, 2013. Web. 28 Dec 2013. <owl.english.purdue.edu/owl>.

"Research and Citation." The Purdue OWL. Purdue U Writing Lab, 2013. Web. 28 Dec 2013. <owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2>.

"Outline Components." The Purdue OWL. Purdue U Writing Lab, 2013. Web. 28 Dec 2013. <owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/544/01>.

"Punctuation." Information Technology Services. University of North Carolina. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <its.uncg.edu/Style_Guide/Punctuation>.

"Student Learning Grammar." Student Learning. University of Waikato. 13 Aug 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <waikato.ac.nz/students/student-learning/grammar/index.shtml>.

 

Art & Museum

Mark Harden's Artchive. N.d. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <artchive.com>.

The World Museum Community. ICOM. 2012. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <icom.museum>.

 

Blogs & Journals

The Chronicle of Higher Education. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <chronicle.com>.

Schwartz, Laura. English Speaking. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <englishspeaking.org>.

ZapaTECHISTA: ESL and Technology for the 21st century classroom. 2012. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <zapatechista.wordpress.com>.

 

Dictionaries

Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, LLC. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <dictionary.reference.com>.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English. Pearson. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <ldoceonline.com>.

Dictionary and Thesaurus. Merriam-Webster. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <merriam-webster.com>

Refdesk.com. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <refdesk.com>.

Oxford English Dictionary. Oxford University Press. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <oxforddictionaries.com>.

Harris, Robert. Virtual Salt. Dec 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <virtualsalt.com>.

 

 

 

Library Guides

"Citing Your Sources." UC Berkeley Library. UC Berkeley. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <lib.berkeley.edu/instruct/guides/citations.html>.

"Critical Evaluation of Resources." UC Berkeley Library. UC Berkeley. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <lib.berkeley.edu/instruct/guides/evaluation.html>.

 

Practice Sites

5 Minute English. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <5minuteenglish.com>.

Agenda Web: Hundreds of Free Exercises. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <agendaweb.org>.

Brown, Pearson and Caroline Brown. English Grammar Secrets. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013.  <englishgrammarsecrets.com>.

"Bullet Lists: Dos and Don'ts." Tips and Tools. Klariti. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <klariti.com/business-writing/Guidelines-Bullet-Lists.shtml>.

English Grammar: Free daily English grammar lessons and exercises. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <englishgrammar.org>

English Grammar 101. Cingletree Learning, LLC. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <englishgrammar101.com>.

Learn English with Pictures and Audio. 2012. Web 30 Dec 2013. <my-english-dictionary.com>.

Learn English with Jokes and Riddles. 2012. Web 30 Dec 2013. <learn-english-jr.com>.

Learn Chocolate:Vocabulary Learning Platform. 2013. Web 30 Dec 2013. <learningchocolate.com>

My ESL Webography. Université du Québec A Trois-Riviéres. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <oraprdnt.uqtr.uquebec.ca>

Rowlands, Holly. ESL Partyland. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <eslpartyland.com>.

 

Professional – Careers

"Career Portal." TEFL. TEFL Professional Network. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <tefl.com>.

TESOL International Association. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <tesol.org>.

 

Writing Resources

Associated Press Stylebook. AP. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <apstylebook.com>.

APA Style. American Psychological Association. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <apastyle.org>.

The Chicago Manual of Style Online. The University of Chicago. 2013. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <chicagomanualofstyle.org>

Modern Language Association (MLA): Format, Bibliography, Style, Convention. Modern Language Association. 2013. Web 30 Dec 2013. <www.mla.org>.

The Purdue OWL. Purdue U Writing Lab, 2012. Web. 30 Dec 2013. <owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01>

150 Resources to Help You Write Better, Faster, and More Persuasively. Open Education Database. 19 Feb 2013. Web. 9 June 2013. <oedb.org/library/features/150-writing-resources>.

 

 

 

 

 

English and ESL Resources

 

 

Books
 

 

Linguistic Description

Biber, Douglas, and Stig Johansson, et al. Longman Grammar Of Spoken And Written English (Biber). Harlow: Pearson Education, 1999. Print.

Quirk, Randolph and Sidney Greenbaum. A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language (Quirk) . 7th ed. New York: Longman Group, 1989. Print.

Huddleston, Rodney and Geoffrey K. Pullum. The Cambridge Grammar of the English Language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Print.

Huddleston, Rodney and Geoffrey K. Pullum. A Student's Introduction to English Grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005 Print.

Swan, Michael. Practical English Usage. 4th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2009. Print.

 

Traditional Grammar Description

Azar, Betty Schrampfer, and Stacy A. Hagen. Understanding and Using English Grammar. White Plains, New York: Pearson Longman, 2009. Print.

Frank, Marcella. Modern English: Exercises for Non-native Speakers, Part I Parts of Speech. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1972. Print.

———.Modern English: Exercises for non-native speakers, Part II Sentences & Complex Structures. 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall Regents, 1986. Print.

Smalley, Regina L., Mary K. Ruetten, Joann Rishel Kozyrev. Refining Composition Skills: Rhetoric and Grammar. 5th ed. Boston: Heinle & Heinle, 2001. Print.

Strunk, William Jr. and E.G. White. The Elements of Style. 4th ed. Boston: Allyn & Bacon.1999. Print.

Yorkey, Richard C. Study Skills: for Students of English as a Second Language. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. 1970. Print.

Young, A. Robert and Ann O. Strauch. Nitty Gritty Grammar: Sentence Essentials for Writers. New York: St. Martin's Press. 1994. Print.

 

Style Manuals

 

Gibaldi, Joseph, ed. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2009. Print.

Goldstein, Norm, ed. The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law. New York: Basic, 2007. Print. 

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. 6th ed. Washington, DC:  American Psychological Association, 2010. Print. 

Sabin, William A., The Gregg Reference Manual:A manual of Style, Grammar, Usage, and Formatting. 11th ed. New York: McGraw–Hill, 2011. Print.

 

Word Use

Burchfield, R. W., and H. W. Fowler. Fowler's Modern English Usage. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2004. Print.

Garner, Bryan A. Garner's Modern American Usage. 3rd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. Print.

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 1994. Print.