A list of resources for editors and writers


Web sites (click name below to go to site)

Australian Standards for Editing Practice

Billycan Press

Board of Editors in the Life Sciences

Conscious Style Guide

Grammar Girl: Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

Institute of Professional Editors Limited (IPEd)

Macquarie Online Dictionary and Thesaurus

Monash University Citing and Referencing Guide

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Tinyurl

Publications

Commonwealth of Australia 2002, Style manual for authors, editors and printers, 6th edn, John Wiley and Sons Australia Ltd, Milton, Qld.

Flann, E, Hill, B & Wang, L 2014, The Australian editing handbook, 3rd edn, John Wiley and Sons Australia Ltd, Milton, Qld.

Hudson, N 2015, Modern Australian usage: a practical guide for writers and editors, 3rd edn, Allan & Unwin, Crows Nest, NSW.

Mackenzie, J 2011, The editor's companion, 2nd edn, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Murphy, E 2011, Working words, Canberra Society of Editors, Manuka, ACT.

Peters, P 2007, The Cambridge guide to Australian English usage, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Strunk, W & White, EB 2000, The elements of style, 4th edn, Longman, New York, USA.

Tufte, E 2001, The visual display of quantitative information, 2nd edn, Graphics Press LLC, Cheshire, CT, USA.