Author's Toolbox

RefWorks Guide

Tips and tutorials to get RefWorks working for you.

Reports and Submissions to the Library

Information on submission requirements for the archives. Short version - submit all reports that you author to the library.


Institutional address format for publications.

VIMS Publication Series

Background and links to reports in the Institute's long-standing series of publications. Your report might be a fit for one of the series.

W&M ScholarWorks

W&M ScholarWorks is the W&M Libraries' institutional repository (IR) which aims to collect, preserve and distribute digital materials related to and produced at the College of William & Mary. The repository houses the VIMS collection of documents and publications, technical reports, SMS dissertations and thesis, research data and other scholarly content. W&M ScholarWorks is the tool to help you meet data management plan requirements. Read more.

Writing Resources Center at Swem

The Writing Resources Center (WRC), located on the first floor of Swem Library, offers assistance in both writing and oral communication to all members of the College community at no charge. 

You can get assistance at all stages of the writing or oral-communication process—from the idea stage to revision. The WRC provides an open, comfortable place for talking about writing and communication based on the understanding that all people can benefit from honest and constructive feedback. 

Read more about the WRC | Info for Faculty | Info for Students