Professional Writing


Advice About Publishing, from the blog, Dolores' List of CFPs. Description: "This blog shares calls for papers and presentations in the disciplines of Library Science, Information Science, Instructional Design and Technology, Education, including Adult Education, and Women’s and Gender Studies. Other calls may be listed that relate in some way to the above disciplines. It is also a place to find advice about writing, publishing and presenting."


Harvey, Carl A., et al. "Writing for the Profession." Knowledge Quest, May/June 2010, p. 52-57.

Levitov, Deb, et al. "New Directions: The Unplanned Path to Publishing." Knowledge Quest, May/June 2010, p. 46-51.

Putnam, Laurie L. "Professional Writing and Publishing." College and Research Libraries News, April 2009, p. 222-225.


Purdue OWL: Online Writing Lab These OWL resources will help you conduct research and compose documents for the workplace, such as memoranda and business letters. This section also includes resources for writing report and scientific abstracts.