Re: Standard style manuals

Subject: Re: Standard style manuals
From: Margaret Packman <mpackman -at- CISCO -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 2 May 1996 09:42:37 -0700

>According to Carolyn Rude's survey reported in TECHWR-L 1 May 1996,
>three standard style manuals were very frequently used:
> Chicago Manual of Style 69%
> Microsoft Manual of Style 8%
> GPO Style Manual 8%

>Where can I get information on these style manuals?

>Greetings from Denmark
>Peter Ring
>PRC - specialist in user friendly manuals and quality measurements on manuals.
>prc -at- pip -dot- dknet -dot- dk
>http://www.pip.dknet.dk/~pip323/index.htm
> - homepage on user friendly instruction manuals with tips for writers.

>^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>Post Message: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
>Get Commands: LISTSERV -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU with "help" in body.
>Unsubscribe: LISTSERV -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU with "signoff TECHWR-L"
>Listowner: ejray -at- ionet -dot- net


For #2, try Microsoft Press' web site:

http://www.microsoft.com/MSPRESS/BOOKS/b_vbs.htm

The actual name is "The Microsoft Manual of Style for Technical Publications".

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
Post Message: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
Get Commands: LISTSERV -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU with "help" in body.
Unsubscribe: LISTSERV -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU with "signoff TECHWR-L"
Listowner: ejray -at- ionet -dot- net


Previous by Author: Re: Seattle STC Conference -- 1984!
Next by Author: Re: TECHWR-L Digest - 8 May 1996 to 9 May 1996
Previous by Thread: Standard style manuals
Next by Thread: Re: Standard style manuals


What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads


Sponsored Ads