Association of Authors' Representatives
A great source of information on literary agents, including questions to ask before signing and links to related sites.
The Frequently Asked Questions cover dozens of common questions like "lay or lie" and "who or whom." Many useful links as well.
Guide to Grammar and Writing
A well-organized index of grammar topics. Also in the index under "Format Requirements" are suggestions on how a research paper should look and a link to the section on how to follow the MLA Guidelines.
The Guide to Writers Conferences by ShawGuides.
Information on national and international conferences, seminars and writing residences. Search by date, country or focus.
International Writing Centers Association
Several useful features--a list of online articles, e-mail discussion groups and help with grammar. Geared for those teaching writing, this site also has information for the writing student.
Preditors & Editors
This site provides background information on agents and authors' experiences with them. It also lists contests, awards, and definitions of publishing terms, provides sample letters and contains other useful information.
Writer's Guidelines by Writer's Digest.
Includes the submission guidelines of numerous book and magazine editors.