Book Street Café Resources

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Where to Find Editorial and Design Help

The Council of Science Editors: http://bit.ly/lCVnLw

The Society for Scholarly Publication: http://www.sspnet.org/

The Society for Technical Communication: http://www.stc.org/

Phoenix Chapter: http://www.stc-phoenix.com/

The Editorial Freelancers Association: http://www.the-efa.org

The American Society for Indexing: http://bit.ly/YtFHbX

AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts): http://www.aiga.org

 Arizona Chapter, AIGA: http://arizona.aiga.org

 Style Manuals

 Chicago Manual of Style, 16th Edition (the standard of the book publishing industry)

New Oxford Style Manual (standard for British book publishers)

Words into Type

Associated Press Style Manual (for press releases, blog posts, newsletters)

Council of Science Editors Style Manual

American Medical Association Manual of Style

American Psychological Association Publication Manual

Microsoft Manual of Style (for technical documentation)

Modern Language Association Style Manual

Manuals of legal style

Thumbnail guides to Chicago, APA, and MLA style appear at the Purdue OWL website; these are not complete but serve handily for beginners.

 Copyright, ISBN, and LC numbers

Copyright Registration

U.S. ISBN Agency

Library of Congress Cataloguing  in Publication Data

 Electronic Publishing

Kindle Resources (Amazon)

iBookstore publishing (Apple)

Nook publishing (Barnes & Noble)

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