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Provides information on manuscript preparation, punctuation, spelling, quotations, captions, tables, abbreviations, references, bibliographies, notes, and indexes, with sections on journals and electronic media.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -924) and index.
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The publishing process Books and journals Overview The parts of a book The parts of a journal Considerations for web-based publications Manuscript preparation, manuscript editing, and proofreading Overview and process outline Manuscript preparation guidelines for authors Manuscript editing Proofreading Illustrations and tables Overview Illustrations Tables Rights, permissions, and copyright administration / by William S. Strong Overview Copyright law and the licensing of rights The publishing agreement Subsidiary rights and permissions The author's responsibilities Style and usage Grammar and usage / by Bryan A. Garner Grammar Word usage Punctuation Overview Punctuation in relation to surrounding text Periods Commas Semicolons Colons Question marks Exclamation points Hyphens and dashes Parentheses Brackets and braces Slashes Quotation marks Apostrophes Multiple punctuation marks Lists and outline style Spelling, distinctive treatment of words, and compounds Overview Plurals Possessives Contractions and interjections Word division A and an, o and oh Ligatures Italics, capitals, and quotation marks Compounds and hyphenation Names and terms Overview Personal names Titles and offices Epithets, kinship names, and personifications Ethnic, socioeconomic, and other groups Names of places Words derived from proper names Names of organizations Historical and cultural terms Calendar and time designations Religious names and terms Military terms Names of ships and other vehicles Scientific terminology Brand names and trademarks Titles of works Signs and mottoes Numbers Overview Numerals versus words Plurals and punctuation of numbers Inclusive numbers Roman numerals Abbreviations Overview Names and titles Geographical terms Designations of time Scholarly abbreviations Biblical abbreviations Technology and science Business and commerce Foreign languages Overview Titles and other proper names Languages using the Latin alphabet Languages usually transliterated (or romanized) Classical Greek Old English and middle English American sign language Mathematics in type Overview Style of mathematical expressions Preparation and editing of paper manuscripts Quotations and dialogue Overview Permissible changes to quotations Quotations in relation to text Quotation marks Ellipses Interpolations and clarifications Citing sources in text Foreign-language quotations Documentation Documentation I: notes and bibliography Source citations: an overview Notes and bibliography: basic format, with examples and variations Notes Bibliographies Books Periodicals Interviews and personal communications Unpublished and informally published material Special types of references Audiovisual materials Legal and public documents Documentation II: author-date references Overview Author-date references: basic format, with examples and variations Reference lists and text citations Author-date references: special cases Indexes Overview Components of an index General principles of indexing Indexing proper names and variants Indexing titles of publications and other works Alphabetizing Punctuating indexes: a summary The mechanics of indexing Editing an index compiled by someone else Typographical considerations for indexes Examples of indexes Appendix A: production and digital technology Overview Markup Design The electronic workflow Options for presenting content Print technologies Appendix B: glossary.