Resources for Technical Reading and Writing
Gopen, George D., and Judith A. Swan.
The science of scientific writing."
American Scientist (1990): 550-558.
Booth, Wayne C., Gregory G. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams.
The craft of research.
University of Chicago press, 2009.
Williams, Joseph M.
"Style: Toward Clarity and Grace (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing & Publishing)."
The elements of style.
Pullum, Geoffrey K.
"50 years of stupid grammar advice."
The Chronicle of Higher Education 55 (2009): 32.
A Half-Century Of "
Stupid Grammar Advice", NPR
Lingua Franca, Language and Writing in Academe,
The Chronicle of Higher Education
The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL), Purdue University
The New York Times' After Deadline blog,
The New York Times
at Times Insider, The New York Times
Common Errors in Student Research Papers,
Resources for Introductory & Intermedia Level Laboratory Courses,
Li, Victor OK.
"Hints on writing technical papers and making presentations"
IEEE Transactions on Education, 42, no. 2 (1999): 134-137.
Gastel, Barbara, and Robert A. Day.
How to write and publish a scientific paper.
Introduction to College Writing Series - Caltech
On Graphing and Information Visualization
Cleveland, William S. Visualizing data. Hobart Press, 1993.
Cleveland, William S. The elements of graphing data.
Monterey, CA: Wadsworth Advanced Books and Software, 1985.
Tufte, Edward R., and P. R. Graves-Morris. The visual
display of quantitative information. Vol. 2, no. 9.
Cheshire, CT: Graphics press, 1983.
Young, Forrest W., Pedro M. Valero-Mora, and Michael
Friendly. Visual statistics: seeing data with dynamic
interactive graphics. Vol. 914. John Wiley & Sons,
On Bibliography and Citation
helps users collect, organize, cite, and share research
is a web service that allows users to save, cite, and share
citations to academic papers.
Google Scholar can
export citations in a few styles, such as,
and to a few bibliography management software, such as,
University of Wisconsin's Writer's Handbook
Murdoch University's IEEE Citation Style Guide
On Technical Presentations
On Research Method
On Paper Review
Collections of Advice on the Web