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Writing a Journal Cover Letter [Free Template]

The cover letter accompanying your journal subordination is your chance to lobby on behalf of your manuscript. The letter is far from just a formality and should be written with the same care as your manuscript’s text (if not more). Ultimately, your cover letter is designed to influence the decision of the editor to send …

The Fresh York Times

Stationery Speaks Louder Than Words By MONIQUE P. YAZIGI August 25, 1996 THIS is about Freddie the Frog, who is alive and well, and a dog that is dead, and engravers’ dies, which are somewhere in inbetween. We are talking stationery here. Very expensive stationery — engraved by palm, with tissue-paper-lined envelopes that keep prying …

The UWF Online Writing Lab (OWL)

What is the OWL? The OWL is the Online Writing Lab, a service that permits UWF students to submit their papers online via eLearning and retrieve the feedback at a later time. An OWL staff member reads each electronic subjugation, makes comments and suggestions using Microsoft Word, and then uploads the feedback copy to the …

ISMTE: Establishing best practices for ethical peer review management for editorial office professionals

Kristen Overstreet is President of the International Society for Managing and Technical Editors (ISMTE), and a Senior Playmate at Origin Editorial, LLC, an editorial consultation and peer-review management company. Ms. Overstreet began working in editorial offices in 1998 and presently manages nursing, medicine, and physics titles. She has been on the Board of Directors for …

Using case, patient, or subject in medical writing: What do style guides recommend?

When describing experiments involving people, researchers concentrate more on data than on individuals who are the source of those data. Science is primarily objective, not subjective—hence the infrequent use of the individual pronouns I and We, and a preference for the passive voice, in research papers. Perhaps it is this tendency to avoid referring to individuals and using …