The National Association of Colleges and Employers offers valuable resources regarding writing letters of reference. Take a look! Keep in mind these sites offer general guidelines and should not be construed as legal advice for any specific situation.
- Writing a Reference Letter: Discussion of the issues surrounding letters of reference.
- Suggested Guidelines for Writing References: Itemized guidelines to observe when writing references for students.
- Sample Faculty Reference Letter: Contains an example for use when creating a letter of reference for students.
- A Faculty Guide to Ethical and Legal Standards in Hiring: Discussion of the ethical and legal standards involving students obtaining employment.