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Writing and Research: Revising an Essay

This guide provides students with information and resources about writing and research.

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Proofreading and Revising

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Proofreading vs Revising: What is the Difference? 
This article discusses the differences between proofreading and revising and offers tips for how to do both.

Revising, Editing, and Proofreading 
Eastern Washington University Library provides helpful information on the differences among revising, editing, and proofreading and when to use each method.

Grammar and Style

Grammar, Punctuation, and Sentences 
Eastern Washington University Library provides a detailed overview of the major grammar and style issues that academic writers face.

Common Grammar Mistakes 
This resource by the University of Southern California Libraries explores common grammar mistakes in academic writing.

Revision Checklist

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Revision Checklist 
UNC Chapel Hill's Writing Center features questions and prompts for revision.

Essay Revision Checklist 
This downloadable revision checklist was created by Massasoit Community College's Writing Center.