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About the OWL

Who can use the Online Writing Lab (OWL)? Online Writing Lab

ACCEL, nursing, online, and off-site students can use the IU Online Writing Lab (OWL). We offer Go to Meeting and email sessions.

Email Sessions:

You send your paper for review via email. Your paper is returned with suggestions for revision.

Read the email session overview and sign up for an email writing session.

Go to Meeting Sessions:

A Go to Meeting Session (GTM) is a live writing session with a Writing Assistant. In addition to sending your paper to the IU OWL, you must schedule an appointment by calling the Writing Center at (484) 323-3494.

Read the Go to Meeting overview and sign up for a Go to Meeting session.

IU OWL Email Hours

Monday - Wednesday

10am - 8pm


10am - 2pm


For email sessions, allow

5 pages or less - 24 hour return

6 -11 pages - 48 hour return 

12-21 pages - 72 hour return 

 21 + pages - Call the Writing Center


Go to Meeting

Call the Writing Center
(610) 647 - 4400 x3494