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Writing & Publication Hub

Guides to various resources to support writing and citation in different contexts

Learn How to Write a Scientific Manuscript

Getting Started

Use these resources if you are new to academic writing or need a refresher on the basics.

In-depth Reporting Guidelines

If you need guidance on best practices for writing about different kinds of studies, check out the more advanced resources below.

Publisher Educational Materials

These materials from two major academic publishers are designed to walk you through the steps of the publishing process, including writing the manuscript. Use these resources if you like self-learning modules, or if you want to know more about what publishers are looking for when you are preparing your manuscript.

Reporting Guidelines

Reporting Guidelines

Reporting guidelines provide rules and recommendations that guide the process of writing (or reporting on) your research. Following reporting guidelines not only helps save you time and streamline the writing process, but follows and promotes best practices in scientific research transparency and reproducibility.

Funder Guidelines

Many research funders have specific guidelines that must be followed regarding research reporting and publication. If you are participating in funded research, be sure to follow their rules and check out the resources below.

Academic Writing Readings and Resources