Editorial Style Guide

Not finding what you need?
Have a question?
Want to offer a suggestion?

or 617.258.5563
(Laurie Smith-Frailey)

APPENDIX: Resources

Fargis, Paul (ed. dir.). The New York Public Library Writer’s Guide to Style and Usage. New York: HarperCollins, 1987.

Hale, Constance and Jessie Scanlon. Wired Style: Principles of English Usage in the Digital Age, 1st ed. New York: Broadway Books, 1999.

O’Connor, Patricia T. Woe is I: The Grammarphobe’s Guide to Better English in Plain English. New York: Riverhead Books, 2003.

Pickett, Joseph P. (exec. ed.). The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

Strunk Jr., William, and E.B. White. The Elements of Style, 4th ed. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2000.

Williams, Robin. The Mac is Not a Typewriter: A Style Manual for Creating Professional-Level Type on Your Macintosh, 2nd ed. Berkeley,Calif.: Peachpit Press, 2003.

Zinsser, William. On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction, 6th ed. New York: HarperCollins, 1998.






Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Copyright © Massachusetts Institute of Technology
E-mail comdor-editguide@mit.edu