TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
Subject:Formatting the title of state code From:"Howard Fleming" <rideyrbike -at- msn -dot- com> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Tue, 06 Mar 2007 08:57:03 -0700
We are trying to decide if the title of our state code should be italicized
in our documentation, e.g. Montana Code Annotated, Missouri Revised
Statutes, Idaho Code, etc.
I've looked at the Bluebook citation guide, CMOS, MLA, etc. CMOS 17.312 says
to italicize. Bluebook seemed to indicate you didn't have to. In our own
printed state code the title of the state code is not italicized, however,
the state financial statement decided to italicize references to the state
Anyone else have to deal with this and found an answer?
Create HTML or Microsoft Word content and convert to Help file formats or
printed documentation. Features include single source authoring, team authoring,
Web-based technology, and PDF output. http://www.DocToHelp.com/TechwrlList
Now shipping: Help & Manual 4 with RoboHelp(r) import! New editor,
full Unicode support. Create help files, web-based help and PDF in up
to 106 languages with Help & Manual: http://www.helpandmanual.com
You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-