Waterloo-related resources

Writing resources

Dictionaries and style guides

The Canadian Oxford Dictionary (Toronto, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press Canada).

The Elements of Style, by William Strunk Jr., with E.B. White (New York: MacMillan Publishing).

The Canadian Press Stylebook: A guide for writers and editors, ed. Peter Buckley (Toronto: The Canadian Press).

The New York Public Library Writer’s Guide to Style and Usage (New York: HarperCollins Publishers).

The Deluxe Transitive Vampire: The ultimate handbook of grammar for the innocent, the eager, and the doomed, by Karen Elizabeth Gordon (New York: Pantheon Books).

The Well-Tempered Sentence: a punctuation handbook for the innocent, the eager, and the doomed,  by Karen Elizabeth Gordon (New Haven: Ticknor & Fields).

A Canadian writer's reference, by Diana Hacker (Scarborough: Nelson Canada).

Canadian Style Guide to Writing and Editing, by Secretary of State Staff (Toronto: University of Toronto Press).

Checkmate: A Writing Reference for Canadians, by Joanne Buckley (Thomson Nelson).