Guides for information searching and writing

The following are useful printed or electronic publications for you, who are drafting a paper for a seminar or writing your thesis. Look up in ALLI whether they available: 

  • Bolker, J. 1998. Writing your dissertation in fifteen minutes a day: a guide to starting, revising, and finishing your doctoral thesis. New York, New York, USA: Henry Holt. 184 p. ISBN 080504891X.
  • Fowler, A. 2006. How to write. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. 213 p. ISBN 9780199278503 (printed). ISBN 9780191535260 (electronic).
  • Hering, L. & Hering, H. 2010. How to write technical reports: understandable structure, good design, convincing presentation. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. 304 p. ISBN 9783540699286 (printed). ISBN 9783540699293 (electronic).
  • Huckin, T. N. & Olsen, L. A. 1991. Technical writing and professional communication for nonnative speakers of English. New York, New York, USA: McGraw-Hill. 746 p. ISBN 007030825X. ISBN 0071007466 (int. ed.).
  • Kane, T. S. 2000. The Oxford essential guide to writing. New York, New York, USA: Berkley Books. 451 p. ISBN 0425176401.
  • Paradis, J. & Zimmerman, M. 2002. The MIT guide to science and engineering communication. 2nd ed. Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA: MIT Press. 324 p. ISBN 0262661276.
  • Pringle, A. S. & O'Keefe, S. 2003. Technical writing 101: a real-world guide to planning and writing technical documentation. 2nd ed. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA: Scriptorium Press. 284 p. ISBN 097047332X.
  • Rumsey, S. 2008. How to find information: a guide for researchers. Maidenhead, United Kingdom; New York:Open University Press. 243 p. ISBN 9780335226313 (printed). ISBN 9780335235544 (electronic).
  • Seely, J. 1998. The Oxford guide to writing and speaking. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. 304 p. ISBN 0198631448.
  • Swales, J. & Feak, C. 2012. Academic writing for graduate students: essential tasks and skills. 3rd ed. Ann Arbor, Michigan,USA: University of Michigan Press. 418p. ISBN 9780472034758.
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