2 : Works on Publishing
2.1 Manuscript Editing and Proofreading
Butcher, Judith. Copy-editing: The Cambridge Handbook for Editors, Authors, and Publishers. 3rd ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1992.
Copy Editor: Language News for the Publishing Professional
. Bimonthly newsletter published by McMurry Newsletters. Also available online at http://www.copyeditor.com
Einsohn, Amy. The Copyeditor’s Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2000.
Judd, Karen. Copyediting: A Practical Guide. Revised ed. London: Hale, 1995.
Smith, Peggy. Mark My Words: Instruction and Practice in Proofreading. 3rd ed. Alexandria, VA: EEI Press, 1997.
Stainton, Elsie Myers. The Fine Art of Copyediting. 2nd ed. New York: Columbia University Press, 2002.
Stoughton, Mary. Substance and Style: Instruction and Practice in Copyediting. 2nd ed. Alexandria, VA: EEI Press, 1996.
2.2 Rights and Permissions
Fischer, Mark A., E. Gabriel Perle, and John Taylor Williams. Perle and Williams on Publishing Law. 3rd ed. Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Law and Business, 1999.
Goldstein, Paul. Copyright. 2nd ed. New York: Aspen Law and Business, 1996.
Kirsch, Jonathan. Kirsch’s Handbook of Publishing Law. Los Angeles: Acrobat Books, 1996.
Nimmer, Melville. Cases and Materials on Copyright and Other Aspects of Entertainment Litigation, Including Unfair Competition, Defamation,
Privacy. 6th ed. New York: Matthew Bender, 2000.
———. Nimmer on Copyright. Rev. ed. 10 vols. New York: Matthew Bender, 1978. Looseleaf updates.
Nimmer, Melville, and Paul Edward Gellner, eds. International Copyright Law and Practice. New York: Matthew Bender, 1988–. Looseleaf updates.
Patry, William F. Copyright Law and Practice. Washington, DC: Bureau of National Affairs, 1994. Annual supplements.
———. The Fair Use Privilege in Copyright Law. 2nd ed. Washington, DC: Bureau of National Affairs, 1995.
Strong, William S. The Copyright Book: A Practical Guide. 5th ed. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1999.
Briscoe, Mary Helen. Preparing Scientific Illustrations: A Guide to Better Posters, Presentations, and Publications. 2nd ed. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1996.
CBE Scientific Illustration Committee. Illustrating Science: Standards for Publication. Bethesda, MD: Council of Biology Editors, 1988.
Monmonier, Mark. Mapping It Out: Expository Cartography for the Humanities and Social Sciences. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.
Ross, Ted. The Art of Music Engraving and Processing: A Complete Manual, Reference, and Text Book on Preparing Music for Reproduction
and Print. Miami: Hansen Books, 1970.
Tufte, Edward R. Envisioning Information. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press, 1990.
———. The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. 2nd ed. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press, 2001.
———. Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press, 1997.
Zweifel, Frances W. A Handbook of Biological Illustration. 2nd ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988.
Clapham, Christopher. Concise Dictionary of Mathematics. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.
Higham, Nicholas J. Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 1998.
The International System of Units (SI). Edited by David T. Goldman and R. J. Bell. NBS Special Publication 330, U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, 1986. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1986.
Knuth, Donald E. The TeXbook. Boston: Addison-Wesley, 2000.
Lamport, Leslie. LaTeX: A Document Preparation System. User’s Guide and Reference Manual. 2nd ed. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1999.
A Manual for Authors of Mathematical Papers. 8th ed. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 1990.
Spivak, Michael. The Joy of TeX: A Gourmet Guide to Typesetting with the AMS-TeXMacro Package. 2nd ed. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 1990.
Steenrod, Norman E., et al. How to Write Mathematics. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 1981.
Swanson, Ellen. Mathematics into Type. Updated edition by Arlene O’Sean and Antoinette Schleyer. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 1999.
Taylor, B. N. Guide for the Use of the International System of Units (SI)
. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology, 1995. Also available online at http://www.physics.nist.gov/Pubs/SP811/sp811.html
Ament, Kurt. Indexing: A Nuts-and-Bolts Guide for Technical Writers. Norwich, NY: William Andrew, 2001.
Booth, Pat F. Indexing: The Manual of Good Practice. Munich: K. G. Saur, 2001.
Fetters, Linda K. Handbook of Indexing Techniques: A Guide for Beginning Indexers. 2nd ed. Corpus Christi, TX: FimCo Books, 1999.
Mulvany, Nancy. Indexing Books. 2nd ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.
Wellisch, Hans H. Indexing from A to Z. 2nd ed. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1995.
2.6 Design and Production
Beach, Mark, and Eric Kenly. Getting It Printed. 3rd ed. Cincinnati: North Light Books, 1999.
Bookman’s Glossary. 6th ed. Edited by Jean Peters. New York: R. R. Bowker, 1983.
Bringhurst, Robert. The Elements of Typographic Style. 2nd ed. Point Roberts, WA: Hartley and Marks, 2001.
Burdett, Eric. The Craft of Bookbinding. Newton Abbot, UK: David and Charles, 1978.
Chappell, Warren, and Robert Bringhurst. A Short History of the Printed Word. 2nd ed. Point Roberts, WA: Hartley and Marks, 1999.
Dowding, Geoffrey. Finer Points in the Spacing and Arrangement of Type. Point Roberts, WA: Hartley and Marks, 1995.
Dreyfus, John. Into Print: Selected Writings on Printing History, Typography, and Book Production. Boston: D. R. Godine, 1995.
Eckersley, Richard, Richard Angstadt, Charles M. Ellertson, Richard Hendel, Naomi B. Pascal, and Anita Walker Scott. Glossary of Typesetting Terms. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.
Gill, Eric. An Essay on Typography. Boston: David R. Godine, 1988.
Glaister, Geoffrey Ashall. Encyclopedia of the Book. 2nd ed. New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2001.
Hackos, JoAnn, and Dawn Stevens. Standards for Online Communication. New York: John Wiley, 1997.
Hendel, Richard. On Book Design. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998.
Hochuli, Jost, and Robin Kinross. Designing Books: Practice and Theory. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 1996.
Johnston, Edward. Writing and Illuminating and Lettering. Mineola, NY: Dover, 1995.
Kinross, Robin, Jaap van Triest, and Karel Martens, eds. Karel Martens: Printed Matter. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 1997.
Lee, Marshall. Bookmaking: The Illustrated Guide to Editing/Design/Production. 3rd ed. New York: W. W. Norton, 1997.
Lynch, Patrick J., and Sarah Horton. Web Style Guide: Basic Design Principles for Creating Web Sites. 2nd ed. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.
McLean, Ruari. The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1992.
Pocket Pal. 18th ed. Memphis: International Paper Company, 2000.
Rogondino, Michael, and Pat Rogondino. Process Color Manual: 24,000 CMYK Combinations for Design, Prepress, and Printing. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2000.
Romano, Frank J. Pocket Guide to Digital Prepress. Albany: Delmar Thomson Learning, 1995.
Stein, Lincoln D. How to Set Up and Maintain a Web Site. 2nd ed. Boston: Addison-Wesley Longman, 1996.
Tschichold, Jan. The Form of the Book: Essays on the Morality of Good Design. Point Roberts, WA: Hartley and Marks, 1995.
———. The New Typography: A Handbook for Modern Designers. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1998.
Williamson, Hugh. Methods of Book Design. 3rd ed. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.
2.7 The Publishing Industry
Derricourt, Robin. An Author’s Guide to Scholarly Publishing. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996.
Germano, William. Getting It Published: A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious about Serious Books. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001.
Greco, Albert N. The Book Publishing Industry. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1997.
Harman, Eleanor, and Ian Montagnes, eds. The Thesis and the Book. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1976.
Journal of Scholarly Publishing. Published quarterly by the University of Toronto Press.
Luey, Beth. Handbook for Academic Authors. 4th ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Rabiner, Susan, and Alfred Fortunato. Thinking Like Your Editor: How to Write Great Serious Nonfiction—and Get It Published. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2002.
Smith, Datus C., Jr. A Guide to Book Publishing. Rev. ed. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1989.
Suzanne, Claudia. This Business of Books: A Complete Overview of the Industry from Concept through Sales. 3rd ed. Edited by Carol J. Amato and Thelma Sansoucie. Tustin, CA: Wambtac, 1996.