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Main Title How to write & publish a scientific paper /
Author Day, Robert A.,
Publisher Oryx Press,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 39045052
ISBN 0585069239; 9780585069234; 1573561649; 9781573561648; 1573561657; 9781573561655; 9780521671675; 0521671671
Subjects Technical writing. ; Science ; Wissenschaftliches Manuskript ; Verèoffentlichung ; Uitgeven. ; Wetenschappelijke publicaties. ; COMMUNICATION THEORY. ; EDITING. ; VERBAL COMMUNICATION. ; DOCUMENTATION. ; DOCUMENTS.
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EKBM REF T11.D33 1998 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 03/07/2019
ELDM  T11.D33 1998 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 12/18/1998
Edition 5th ed.
Collation xvi, 275 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-259) and index.
Contents Notes
Ch. 1. What is scientific writing? -- Ch. 2. Origins of scientific writing -- Ch. 3. What is a scientific paper? -- Ch. 4. How to prepare the title -- Ch. 5. How to list the authors and addresses -- Ch. 6. How to prepare the abstract -- Ch. 7. How to write the introduction -- Ch. 8. How to write the materials and methods section -- Ch. 9. How to write the results -- Ch. 10. How to write the discussion -- Ch. 11. How to state the acknowledgments -- Ch. 12. How to cite the references -- Ch. 13. How to design effective tables -- Ch. 14. How to prepare effective graphs -- Ch. 15. How to prepare effective photographs -- Ch. 16. How to keyboard the manuscript -- Ch. 17. Where and how to submit the manuscript -- Ch. 18. The review process (how to deal with editors) -- Ch. 19. The publishing process (how to deal with proofs) -- Ch. 20. Electronic publishing formats : CD-ROM and distributed printing -- Ch. 21. The internet and the world wide web -- Ch. 22. The electronic journal -- Ch. 23. E-mail and newsgroups -- Ch. 24. How to order and use reprints -- Ch. 25. How to write a review paper -- Ch. 26. How to write a conference report -- Ch. 27. How to write a book review -- Ch. 28. How to write a thesis -- Ch. 29. How to present a paper orally -- Ch. 30. How to prepare a poster -- Ch. 31. Ethics, rights, and permissions -- Ch. 32. Use and misuse of English -- Ch. 33. Avoiding jargon -- Ch. 34. How and when to use abbreviations -- Ch. 35. A personalized summary -- Appendix 1. Selected journal title word abbreviations -- Appendix 2. Abbreviations thay may be used without definition in table headings -- Appendix 3. Common errors in style and in spelling -- Appendix 4. Words and expressions to avoid -- Appendix 5. Prefixes and abbreviations for SI (système international) units -- Appendix 6. Accepted abbreviations and symbols -- Appendix 7. Sample submission requirements for an electronic journal.