The OSU Writing Center is located at 123 Waldo Hall. You can make an appointment with a writing assistant who will work with you on whatever stage of the writing process you need help with understanding the assignment, generating ideas, organizing the paper, developing ideas, revising a draft, editing and proofreading. Writing assistants will help you work on revising, but they will not correct your paper for you. The Writing Center also staffs a Writing Desk in the Commons area of the Valley Library at certain hours. Additional writing help is available on the Writing Center Web Site To make an appointment at the Writing Center, call 737-5640. You can also submit a question in writing to You will usually receive an answer within one day.