Writing a Journal Article

In the Humanities

Wendy Laura Belcher, Writing Your Journal Article in 12 Weeks (available from USMAI Libraries)

In the Sciences


How to Write a Paper for a Scientific Journal, S. Jenkins, Atlantic Coast Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Alliance, Howard University (DC)

How to Write a Paper in Scientific Journal Style and Format, Dept. of Biology, Bates College (ME)

Robert Day and Barbara Gastel, How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper (Available in McKeldin Library, T11 .D33 1998 Stacks and as an ebook)

How to Write a Research Journal Article in Engineering and Science, Scott A. Socolofsky, Texas A & M University

Thomas Lang, How to Write, Publish, & Present in the Health Sciences (Available from USMAI Libraries, Health Sciences Stacks R119 .L365 2010)

In the Social Sciences


D. M. McInerney, Publishing your psychology research: a guide to writing for journals in psychology and related fields

R. J. Sternberg, ed., Guide to publishing in psychology journals (Available in McKeldin Library, BF76.8 .G85 2000 Stacks)  

P. Woods, Successful writing for qualitative researchers (Available in McKeldin Library, H62 .W66 2006  Stacks)