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RESESS 2016 Comprehensive Syllabus

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General Writing Resources on the Web
  1. The Writing Studio at Colorado State University
    http://writing.colostate.edu/
    This website offers resources for both students and teachers and guides on both writing processes and specific types of writing. Topics covered range from grammar and style to English as a Second Language; the site includes an extensive set of web links. Note the guide on science writing, which offers useful information on poster sessions.
  2. The On-Line Writing Lab at Purdue University:
    http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/
    In addition to general coverage of writing issues, the site offers handouts on grammar, English as a Second Language (ESL), scientific writing, editing techniques, etc.

Writing Resources in Atmospheric Sciences and Solid Earth Sciences
  1. American Meteorological Society Author's Guide
    http://www.ametsoc.org/PUBS/Authorsguide/pdf_vs/authguide.pdf
  2. AGU Editorial Style Guide for Authors
    http://www.agu.org/pubs/style_guide_intro.html
  3. AGU Grammar and Style Guide
    http://www.agu.org/pubs/author_style_guide.pdf

Web Resources on Poster Sessions
  1. http://colinpurrington.com/tips/academic/posterdesign
  2. http://www.ncsu.edu/project/posters/
  3. http://sacnas.org/students/resources/search/results/taxonomy%3A996

Resources on Stylistic Revision