The following science & technology disciplines are included in this section:

General Science | Biology | Chemistry
Engineering | Geography, Environmental Studies & Geology


General Sciences

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Biology

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  • A Short Guide to Writing About Biology -- D. H. Hill Stacks: QH304 .P43 2010

    A general guide to writing in the biological sciences, focused on writing as a way to examine, evaluate, and share ideas. Covers critical readings, evaluating sources, and clarity in writing.

  • Writing Papers in the Biological Sciences -- D.H. Hill Stacks: QH304 .M36 1997

    A guide to research and writing for students in biology, written by a professional biologist who is also an experienced writing teacher.

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Chemistry

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  • A Short Guide to Writing About Chemistry -- D. H. Hill Stacks: QD8.5 .D38 2010

    A concise guide to the research and writing process in a chemistry context. Includes help on finding and evaluating sources, writing lab reports, and learning to write for a variety of audiences.

  • Write like a chemist : a guide and resource -- D. H. Hill Stacks: QD9.15 .W75 2008

    A focused guide which covers four important chemistry writing genres: the journal article, conference abstract, scientific poster, and research proposal. Designed to be useful for beginning chemistry students as well as researchers and scientists.

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Engineering

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  • A Guide to Writing as an Engineer -- D.H. Hill Reference Stacks: T11 .B396 2009

    Guide to concise and clear writing in an engineering context, which aims to help the writer avoid the pitfalls that sometimes plague technical writings.

  • A guide to writing as an engineer -- D.H. Hill Stacks: T11 .B396 2005

    Aimed at engineering students, this book focuses on developing communication skills, including written and oral communication. Uses the engineering concept of "noise" to explain how errors and lack of clarity can interfere with effective communication.

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Geography, Environmental Studies & Geology

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