Welcome to the WAC Clearinghouse

Supporting Scholarly Exchange About Communication Across the Disciplines

New Project: Announcing the Coronavirus Stories Archive

Join us in a story-telling effort. Learn more about the Coronavirus Stories Archive, a collaborative project about our experiences with the coronavirus pandemic. Use the site to tell your story, to share your experiences and insights with others, and to create an archive of materials that will provide a basis for reflecting on our collective teaching, learning, and personal experiences during this time.


The Clearinghouse offers more than 115 open-access, scholarly books, including original monographs and edited collections. View our books.


The Clearinghouse publishes, hosts, or provides access to the archives for several refereed, open-access journals. View our journals.


The leading database in the field of writing studies, CompPile allows ready reference to writing studies scholarship from 1939 to the present. View CompPile.


Our peer-reviewed resources support the use of writing in courses across the disciplines.


Learn about the many organizations and groups, that comprise the WAC community.


Catch up on the latest news in the WAC and writing studies communities.


The Clearinghouse relies on a large, distributed network of colleagues who work together to publish our books and journals in open-access formats. If you would like to support these efforts, please view options for one-time and sustaining donations as well as institutional and organizational sponsorships.