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Get help with your academic writing

The Centre for Academic Writing (CAW) is here to help you gain confidence in your writing skills and ensure that you reach your academic potential. Our academic writing specialists are based in the Lanchester Library. You can drop in during opening hours for support.

CAW aims to help you to:

  • develop a confident writing technique
  • be an independent learner
  • overcome barriers to your studies
  • improve your focus and efficiency
  • gain skills for life.
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Academic Writing Tutors

Academic Writing Tutors are regularly available on the ground floor of the library if you have a
quick question or want a chat about how they can support you on your academic journey.

Services CAW provide include:

  • a drop-in service where you can get quick answers to questions
  • 50-minute one-to-one tutorials
  • online tutorials through video call as a live discussion or through email feedback
  • third-year dissertation writing groups
  • workshops covering a wide range of academic writing topics
  • access to a wide range of internal and external academic writing resources.

Contact us

Telephone: +44 (0)24 7765 7902


X: @CAWCov

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