Welcome to the WAC Clearinghouse

Supporting Scholarly Exchange About Communication Across the Disciplines


The Clearinghouse offers open-access, scholarly books, including original monographs and edited collections. To date, we have published more than 90 books. Visit our books page.


The Clearinghouse publishes, hosts, or provides access to the archives for eight refereed, open-access journals., including Across the DisciplinesThe WAC Journal, and Double Helix. View our journals page.


The leading database in the field of writing studies, CompPile allows ready reference to the published scholarship in post-secondary composition and rhetoric from 1939 to the present. View CompPile.


Our peer-reviewed resources support the use of writing in courses across the disciplines. View resources ranging from bibliographies on WAC to materials on second-language writing and conference proceedings.


Learn about the many organizations and groups, that comprise the WAC community, including WAC GO (for graduate students) and the newly formed Association for Writing Across the Curriculum.


Catch up on the latest news. View the latest calls for proposals and learn about upcoming conferences, calls for membership in AWAC, and announcements about new edited collections and journal special issues.


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 donations, sponsorships, and institutional memberships.