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Professors As Writers


Academic Publishing

  • Belcher, Wendy, Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success (2009)
  • Derricourt, Robin, An Author’s Guide to Scholarly Publishing (1996)
  • Germano, William, Getting It Published, A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious about Serious Books (2001)
  • Germano, William, From Dissertation to Book (2005)
  • Harman, Eleanor, et al., The Thesis and The Book, A Guide for First-Time Academic Authors (2003)
  • Kitchin, Rob and Duncan Fuller, The Academic’s Guide to Publishing (2005)
  • Luey, Beth, Handbook for Academic Authors, 4th edition (1987)
  • Luey, Beth edited by, Revising Your Dissertation, Advice from Leading Editors (PAW) (2004)
  • Moxley, Joseph M., Todd Taylor, Writing & Publishing for Academic Authors, 2nd ed. (1997)
  • Thyer, Bruce A., Successful Publishing in Scholarly Journals (PAW) (1994).
  • Thompson, John B., Books in the Digital Age (2005)
  • Waters, Lindsay, Enemies of Promise (PAW) (2004)

The Craft of Writing

  • Alley, Michael, The Craft of Scientific Writing, Third Edition (1996)
  • Booth, Wayne, Gregory Colomb, Joseph Williams, The Craft of Research (2003)
  • Cook, Claire Kehrwald, Line by Line: How to Improve Your Own Writing. (1985)
  • Cook, Claire Kehrwald, Line By Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing (1986)
  • Drake, Susan M. & Glen A. Jones, Writing Your Way to Success (PAW) (1997)
  • Rankin, Elizabeth, The Work of Writing: Insights and Strategies for Academics and Professionals (2002)
  • Zinsser, William, On Writing Well: An Informal Guide to Writing Nonfiction vol. 5 (1994)

Grant Writing

Time Management & Writing

  • Boice, Robert, Professors as Writers: A Self-Help Guide to Productive Writing. (1990)
  • Silva, Paul, How to Write a Lot: A Practical Guide to Productive Academic Writing (2007)
  • Single, Peg Boyd and Richard Reis, Demystifying Dissertation Writing (2009)
  • Zerubavel, Eviatar, The Clockwork Muse, A practical guide to writing theses, dissertations, & books (PAW) (1999).