Resources for Writers

Here are some resources that may help (for items without ISBN numbers, any recent edition will do):
  • Williams, Joseph M. Style: Ten Lessons in Clarity and Grace. New York: Longman.
  • Alred, Gerald J, Charles T. Brusaw, Walter E. Oliu. The Business Writer's Handbook. New York: St. Martin.
  • Alred, Gerald J, Charles T. Brusaw, Walter E. Oliu. Handbook of Technical Writing. New York: St. Martin.
  • Carolyn Rude. Technical Editing. New York: Longman.
  • Guide to Grammar and Writing: Index. Made available by Charles Darling of Capital Community College.
  • Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL). You can even call 'em!
  • Sentence Style. Deleted section from the textbook.
  • More Sentence Style. From an online textbook.
  • Edward L. Smith, Stephen A. Bernhardt. Writing At Work: Professional Writing Skills for People on the Job. McGraw-Hill. ISBN: 0844259837.
  • Gretchen Hargis. Developing Quality Technical Information. Prentice Hall, 1998. ISBN 0-13-790320-0.
  • Austin Community College resources:

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