Education Resource Centre
WritersServices Education Resource Centre has been produced to help those providing writing courses. There are
nearly 80 pages formatted ready for use as handouts or in course material.
The simple format is designed to make it easy for you to print
on A4 sized paper. You can view the material fully formatted for your web browser in the main site.
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You may make copies of the pages for educational purposes. If you wish
to alter the format or extract from the material, please complete the form
to apply for permission. This will normally be granted free of
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We have enlisted the help of a number of distinguished writers and
publishing figures to develop our
Writers' Resources. This part of the site is building into a massive resource base for
A former publisher, novelist and author of twelve books on writing,
Michael Legat has produced for WritersServices a series of specially commissioned
information-packed factsheets, which cover the
essentials for writers.
A series of nineteen articles written by Chris Holifield, which
explains the inside workings of the publishing business.
The WritersPrintshop offers a print on demand design and
production service and a marketing
service. This collection of forty-five articles explains how to prepare,
publish and market a book. It includes many of the legal as well
as the technical aspects of publication.
There is a wealth of material but
how to your locate it and assess its authority. The
invisible web looks at the vast
resource you cannot find even using
advanced search techniques. Some sites that might be
useful for writers are listed.
Writer's cramp and eye problems plagued writers of previous
generations. As writers now spend a lot of time at their computer there
are new risks, which this series investigates.
Some technical tips that might help writers
Other advice for writers
There are other useful educational sections