Writing in Science: Practical Tips Academic Writing Science Communication

References (last updated 25.05.2011)

RESOURCES FOR SCIENCE WRITERS:

university (and research institution) writing web sites

English Style Guide - A handbook for authors and translators in the European Commission [Internet accessed 19.11.2013]
http://www.fjfhs.eu/esg/index.htm

Colorado State University. Writing@CSU. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] MIT USA. Available from: http://writing.colostate.edu/links/index.cfm?category=writer&subcategory=GrammarGuides

Gregory's Writing Site - Guidelines for better writing in English, associated with Uppsala University [Internet accessed 18.11.2013]
http://writing.garretson.info/

Massachusetts institute of Technology, Cambridge MA, USA. Writing & Communication Center. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] MIT USA. Available from: http://writing.mit.edu/wcc  
Resources: http://writing.mit.edu/wcc/resources

Monash University, Australia. Language and learning Online. [Internet accessed 16.05.2011] Available from: http://www.monash.edu.au/lls/llonline/index.xml

National Institute of Health. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] Writing Workshops.  NIH, USA. Available from:  https://www.training.nih.gov/writing_courses

Purdue University. Purdue Online Writing Lab. [Internet accessed 10.05.2011] Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA.  Available from:  http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/ 

Scitext. Cambridge. Principles of Science Writing. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] Available from:  http://www.scitext.com/writing.php

University of North Carolina. The Writing Center. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] University of North Carolina, NC, USA. Available from: http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/sciences.html

University of Toronto. Writing at the University of Toronto. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] Available from: http://www.writing.utoronto.ca/

 

ONLINE GRAMMAR RESOURCES

Strunk W., White E.B. The Elements of Style. 4th Ed. Allyn & Bacon, USA © 2000 Now available on the Internet: http://www.bartleby.com/141/

"Guide to Grammar and Style" -- Source: Rutgers University. [Internet accessed 22.05.2011] Available from:  http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Writing/

"Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling" -- Source: Purdue University [Internet accessed 10.05.2011] Available from:  http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/ 

Online Grammar [Internet accessed 19.11.2013] http://www.edufind.com/english/grammar/grammar_topics.php

Oxford Dictionaries Grammar Resource [Internet accessed 19.11.2013] http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/words/grammar

Plain English Campaign Free Guides [Internet accessed 19.11.2013] http://www.plainenglish.co.uk/free-guides.html


Scientific Style Resources

The Chicago Manual of Style Online, 16th edition
http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/16/contents.html

Scientific Style and Format - for Authors, Editors, and Publishers -7th edition, Council of Science Editors
http://www.resourcenter.net/Scripts/4Disapi07.dll/4DCGI/store/item.html?Action=StoreItem&Item=13693&LoginPref=1

 

 
 
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