Writing Resources

The following are resources useful to students of the MFA in Writing.

Databases

JSTOR Language and Literature

JSTOR is a not–for–profit service that helps scholars, researchers, and students discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content in a trusted digital archive of scholarly content.

Access JSTOR Language and Literature

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Project MUSE Humanities Collection

This is a collection of high quality, peer reviewed journals designed for institutions acquiring extensively in the humanities. This collection provides a highly relevant set of research journals for art schools, museums, performing arts organizations, film schools, and related institutions. Of the new titles added to MUSE each year, the best of those with a clear humanities focus are added to the Humanities Collection.

Access Project MUSE Humanities Collection

(Username and password required.)

Writing Tools

Visual Thesaurus

The Visual Thesaurus is "both an artistic exploration and a tool to explore, study, and analyze the structure of language." - Visual Thesaurus. "One can literally watch a word explode!" - VCFA Librarian

Access the Visual Thesaurus

Quick links

Logging into the Database


JSTOR Language and Literature

Project MUSE Humanities Collection

Visual Thesaurus


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