Welcome to the WAC Clearinghouse

Supporting Scholarly Exchange About Communication Across the Disciplines

Books Recently Published

Three new books have joined the WAC Clearinghouse collection so far in 2021. They are Effective Teaching in Technical Communication: Theory, Practice, and Application, edited by Michael J. Klein, PARS in Practice: More Resources and Strategies for Online Writing Instructors, edited by Jessie Borgman and Casey McArdle, and The Lifespan Development of Writing, edited by Charles Bazerman, Arthur N. Applebee, Virginia W. Berninger, Deborah Brandt, Steve Graham, Jill V. Jeffery, Paul Kei Matsuda, Sandra Murphy, Deborah Wells Rowe, Mary Schleppegrell, and Kristen Campbell Wilcox and previously published in print by NCTE. You can find these and the more than 125 other open access books in our catalog at https://wac.colostate.edu/books.


The Clearinghouse offers more than 125 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.