Writer's Block

We offer free writing help by collaboratively improving your papers in one-on-one appointments in-person and online.


We are open 9AM to 4PM Monday thru Friday and 7PM to 9:30PM on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings. For a full list of times, see our appointments page.


Second floor in the Mabee Learning Center (the Beam Library) in room 236 near the Department of Language and Literature.


Schedule an appointment by clicking on the link below.


Join us for our first workshop on Researching and Citations on Tuesday, Sept. 22, by clicking this link:

Researching and Citation Workshop

Asynchronous tutoring is available. Email your paper to wrtiers.block@oc.edu and you will receive a screencast analysis of your paper within 48 hours.

Online tutoring is available during our open hours. Sign into your OC gmail account and chat with writers.block in Google Hangouts. Note that it may not pop up when you search, but you can still message us that way to begin a virtual tutoring session.

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