Who can use the Online Writing Lab (OWL)?
ACCEL, nursing, online, and off-site students can use the IU Online Writing Lab (OWL). We offer Go to Meeting and Email sessions.
IU OWL Hours:
- 10am - 8pm Monday - Wednesday
- 10am-2pm Thursday
For email sessions, allow:
- 24-hour return 5 pages or less
- 48-hour return 6 -11 pages
- 72-hour return 12-21 pages
- Call the Writing Center if you have 21 + pages
You send your paper for review via email. Your paper is returned with suggestions for revision. Please click on the “Email Session Overview” to read about how to 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 610-647-4400 x3494.
Click here to view our GTM tutorial! After the first time, it's like eating a cup of chocolate mousse, or an apple pie with vanilla bean ice cream, or a creme brulee in a Paris cafe.
Click on the “Go to Meeting Overview” to read about how to sign-up for a Go to Meeting writing session.