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Origins of Paper Sizes

I wonder if I may add to what has already been written about paper sizes. The subject was last discussed in Origami-L in January of this year. Karen Reeds alerted subscribers to the Web site already mentioned by Jorma Okansen and which I can strongly recommend at: This site shows up to be in Germany, …

Retraction notices: Stepping stones to science’s self-correcting nature

While the phenomenon of retraction has received a lot of attention from the scientific community, what has not received enough eyeballs are retraction notices. Most journals do not provide the reasons behind retraction, and thus, the negative connotation about retraction proceeds to prevail. Apart from this, ambiguous reraction notices are hurting to scientific progress. Questions …

Acronyms and abbreviations must be spelled out downright on initial appearance in text.

Use only if abbreviation is conventional, is apt to be familiar, will save considerable space, and will prevent cumbersome repetition. Avoid beginning a sentence with an acronym or an abbreviation. For further information, see pages 111-114 in the Publication Manual. APA rules for capitalization state: Capitalize all words of four letters or more in titles …

Airmail Stationery Set – A Printable Freebie

So I’ve always loved the look of dip pen handwriting, reminding me of the time when traditional correspondence was the norm. Unluckily, my touristy-bought Italian dip pen set has been collecting dust in a box. I have indeed bad mitt control and found it so difficult to write anything at all. Perhaps I was too …

Brown University

Prospectus Writing Tips Prospectus Writing Tips What is a satisfactory prospectus? The History honors program traditionally permits the student and primary advisor a lot of freedom to define a topic and framework it appropriately, but the following steps summarize a process that has been helpful to students in HIST 1992. Remind yourself about what subjects …

If I Were President

With the battle for presidential nominations in total sway, it’s a ideal time to explore what it takes to become the President of the United States. Books are a wonderful way to engage our children and educate them about current events, and this election cycle is certainly an ongoing current event that has the nation’s …