Useful Links and Further Reading

We hope that you find our resources helpful and are able to develop your science writing skills by putting them into practice. If you would like to see resources on specific topics that are not currently covered, please let us know by filling out the feedback form here.

We could continuously add new resources and still not cover everything, so we have compiled links to further reading that may prove helpful to budding science writers and science students. These appear with links to related material on the ScWRL site, where it exists:


Understanding Assignments and Assignment Language


Researching a Topic


Finding and Evaluating Different Sources


Citing Sources and Using Citation Managers


Planning, and Using Outlines


Reorganizing and Revising Writing


Incorporating Tables and Figures in Your Writing


Dealing with Scientific Uncertainty in Writing


Building Confidence as a Writer


Blogging, Using Multimedia, and Copyright Issues


Writing Journalistic Articles