ERIC Number: ED042935
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Author's Guide and Style Manual to Publications of the ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading. Preliminary Edition.
Siffin, Catherine F.; And Others
Guidelines for preparing monographs, short interpretive papers, and bibliographies for the ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading are given in Part I. Special considerations which are discussed concerning monographs are (1) identification of the problem area, (2) focus, (3) audience, (4) research base, (5) treatment of the research, (6) comprehensiveness, (7) controversy, and (8) organization. Procedures for writing monographs and information concerning the editing and printing processes are given. Special considerations concerning short interpretive papers are (1) delineation of the topic, (2) identification of the audience, (3) organization of the material, (4) emphasis on interpretation, and (5) selection of a bibliography. General information concerning the preparation of bibliographies includes a description of (1) the data base, (2) steps for bibliography preparation, (3) the introductory essay, (4) the author index, and (5) the subject index. Also, there is specific information concerning the preparation of annotated and abstract bibliographies. Part II, the Style Manual, describes in detail manuscript preparation, writing style, the preparation of tables, and referencing. In the appendix, samples of manuscript pages and bibliographic citations are given. (DE)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington.