Recommended Readings

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Cappon, Rene. The Associated Press Guide to Punctuation.

Harris, Robert W. When Good People Write Bad Sentences: Twelve Steps to Better Writing Habits.

Hoffman, Gary, and Glynis Hoffman. Adios Strunk and White: A Handbook for the New Academic Essay.

O’Connor, Patricia T. Woe is I: The Grammarphobe’s Guide to Better English in Plain English

Strunk, William Jr., and E.B. White. The Elements of Style.

Truss, Lynne. Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation


Style Manuals

American Psychological Association. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.

Council of Science Editors. Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers.

Modern Language Association. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers.

Turabian, Kate, and Wayne C. Booth. Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses and Dissertations: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers.

University of Chicago. Chicago Manual of Style: The Essential Guide for Writers, Editors and Publishers.


External Links

AP Format Style

APA Resources

Chicago Resources

CSE Resources

Dictionary.Com

Differences between Chicago and Turabian Formats

Encarta Online

The Hyper Texts

Merriam-Webster Online

MLA Resources

The Official Website for Diana Hacker

Practical Magic

Purdue Owl