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COVID-19 Library Services

University Library Services during the COVID-19 Outbreak

The Center for Writing & Communication

Center for Communication & Writing (CWC)

  • *All in-person CWC consultations have been suspended for the duration of the Spring 2020 semester.
  • Starting Mon., 3/23, all CWC consultants will transition to online consulting. 
  • To make an online appointment with the CWC, go to the Upswing tutoring platform and log in with your UofM ID and password. 
  • Choose “Meet with a tutor.” 
  • Type “writing” into the search bar, scroll to the bottom of the dropdown menu, and hit enter.
  • On the subsequent page, the consultants who appear will be UofM CWC consultants.
  • Select a consultant’s “schedule” to determine when they are available and select a time from that schedule accordingly. 
  • Appointments are available in 1-hour and ½-hour increments. Please make sure to select your desired length of time.   
  • You have the option to upload your assignment sheet and/or your written document at the time you make your appointment. You also have the option to upload these documents at the beginning of your consultation. 
  • Please be aware that consultants will not typically review your writing prior to your appointment. 
  • You will receive an automated email confirmation once you have made your appointment. 
  • At the time of your scheduled appointment, you will need to long into Upswing to meet with your consultant in real time to discuss your writing.