Writing and Terminology
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American Heritage Medical Dictionary Tags Save
APA Citation Style Tags Save
APA Style Help Tags Save
ARCC Resource Directory / Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities Online website providing access to materials and resources, including writing, communication, etc. Designed to help interested community and faith-based organizations and academic partners to learn about how they can build capacity to conduct community-engaged research and support building, strengthening, and sustaining their partnership. For writing and communication-specific page, visit: http://arccresources.net/category/dissemination-communication-tools/ Tags Save
Author's Rights, Tout de Suite / Charles W. Bailey, Jr. Tags Save
BMJ Case Reports / BMJ Galter Library's active institutional membership (subscription) enables affiliates to submit cases. Contact the Galter Library for submission information. Tags Save
BMJ Case Reports / PMC Articles from this journal are generally available in PMC after a 24-month delay (embargo). For current content, affiliates should connect to Galter Library licensed BMJ Case Reports site. Tags Save
Campus Open Access Policies (SPARC) Set of resources to support data-driven, community-engaging, and successful open-access policy development at institutions. Tags Save
CASSI / CAS Source Index Tags Save
Centre for Evidence Based Medicine (CEBM) Includes guide to different study types and comparison of advantages and disadvantages of different types of studies. Tags Save
Chicago Manual of Style Online Tags Save
Cite and Acknowledge the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) / Northwestern University Learning module that teaches Northwestern investigators how to link their research results to grants through the NIH My NCBI portal, particularly in preparation for CTSA submission. This ensures to ensure that publications which resulted from research that benefited from this infrastructure are appropriately linked. Tags Save
Citing Medicine: the NLM Style Guide for Authors, Editors, and Publishers Provides assistance to authors in compiling lists of references for their publications, to editors in revising such lists, to publishers in setting reference standards for their authors and editors, and to librarians and others in formatting bibliographic citations. Includes how to cite data sets. Tags Save
Clinician’s Guide to Medical Writing / Robert B. Taylor Tags Save
Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions / The Cochrane Collaboration Official document describing details for preparing and maintaining Cochrane systematic reviews. Considered to be the gold standard. Tags Save
Creative Commons Global nonprofit organization that enables sharing and reuse of creativity and knowledge through the provision of free legal tools. Tags Save
Defining and Avoiding Plagiarism / Council of Writing Program Administrators Tags Save
Directory of Open Access Repositories / OpenDOAR Tags Save
Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary Tags Save
Elements of Style / William Strunk, Jr. Tags Save
Emergent Scientist Peer reviewed, open access journal targeting junior scientists in the sciences, expanding into life sciences. Tags Save
English Communication for Scientists Tags Save
Equal Contribution for Authors in PubMed Journal publishers who submit citation data to PubMed may now indicate equal contribution among authors. May be viewed in two ways. Tags Save
Fair Use for Nonfiction Authors / Brianna L. Schofield · Robert Kirk Walker Authors Alliance publication. Common Scenarios with Guidance from Community Practice. Tags Save
Feinberg School of Medicine: Recommended Institutional Field for Publication The FSM Research Office asks that Feinberg investigators use this format in the address field: "Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine". Tags Save
Finding Primary Research Journal Articles Part of a tutorial created by the University of Arizona Library's staff to clarify the features of primary and secondary research articles. Tags Save
Guide to Scholarly Communication / Northwestern University Guide prepared by the Center for Scholarly Communication & Digital Curation at University Library, Evanston campus. Includes links to information on: copyright, authors' rights, Open Access, the NU OA Fund, data management, self-archiving. Tags Save
Health Information Technology and Health Data Standards at NLM Tags Save
Helpful Guides or Information on Effective Writing Links to sources of information offering writing tips and suggestions. Tags Save
H Index (Google Scholar) Brief overview of Google Scholar h Index view that is available. Tags Save