The UT Health Science Center Libraries provide access to a large collection of resources for writers. Some of the topics covered include information on how to organize a research article, book chapter or book; guidelines for including tables, figures and graphs; legal and ethical issues in publishing; and how to promote your work. Recent additions to the collection include:
Dawkins, R. (2008). The Oxford book of modern science writing. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. (e-book)
Lesmeister, M.B. (2007) . Writing basics for the healthcare professional. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Pearson Education, Inc. (WZ345 L637w 2007)
Matthews, J.R. (2008). Successful scientific writing: A step-by-step guide for the biological and medical sciences. New York: Cambridge University Press. (WZ 345 M439s 2008)
Saver, C. (2011). Anatomy of writing for publication for nurses. Indianapolis: Sigma Theta Tau International. (WWZ 345 A535 2011)
Von Fraunhofer, J.A. (2010). Research writing in dentistry. Ames, Iowa: Wiley-Blackwell. (WU 20.5 V946r 2010)
Additional resources for writers can be found in Starting Points: Library Resources for Writing, on the UT Health Science Center Libraries Web site.
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