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Writing Studies: On Writing

This guide will highlight specific resources from our collections that will be helpful for Writing Studies students.

Books

The Literary Market Place: A Directory for Publishers, Advertisers, and Broadcasters
latest edition in print at the Drexel Library

The Writer's Market
latest edition in print at the Drexel Library

Journals

Issues in Writing (2003 to present available through library database)

JAC: Rhetoric, Writing, Culture, Politics (2003 to present available through library database)

Journal of Writing Research (2008 to present available through library database)

Magazines and Newspapers

New York Times Book Review
weekly publication of reviews of newly published fiction and nonfiction for adults

online via SJU database subscription
coverage: 1985 to present

 in print and on microfilm at Francis A. Drexel Library
coverage: 1923 to present

online for free
coverage: 1997 to present

Poets & Writers Magazine
informative essays and profiles, grant and award opportunities, and a searchable listing of more than 400 print and electronic literary journals

online for free
coverage: 2001 to present

The Village Voice
investigative journalism and local and national coverage of politics, culture, and the arts from the nation's first and largest alternative newsweekly

online via SJU databases subscription
coverage: 1991 to present

online for free
coverage: 1997 to present (with some exceptions)

The Writer
practical advice, interviews, and a searchable listing of more than 3,000 publishers, publications, agents, grants, awards, and contests

online via SJU database subscription
coverage: 1988 to present

in print at Francis A. Drexel Library
coverage: 1968 to present (with some exceptions)

online for free
coverage: limited to select articles

The Writer’s Digest
essays, interviews, profiles, practical advice, and articles on the business-side of writing and publishing

online via SJU database subscription
coverage: 1992 to 2001

in print at Francis A. Drexel Library
coverage: 1970 to present (with some exceptions)

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