ERIC Number: ED457533
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to Publishing at the U.S. Department of Education. November 2001 Edition.
Ohnemus, Edward; Zimmermann, Jacquelyn
This guide is intended for use by United States Department of Education employees and contractors working on manuscripts to be published by all principal offices except for the Office of Educational Research and Improvement, which includes the National Center for Education Statistics. It helps authors publish according to the duties and responsibilities of the United States Department of Education, whose mission is to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence throughout the nation. Sections of the guide are: Your First Steps toward Publishing; Who Should Use This Guide; How This Guide Will Help You; Why You Must Publish through Government Channels; Getting Your Manuscript Edited and Printed; Getting Your Manuscript Designed; Steps in a Typical Printing Job at ED; Parts of a Publication; Sample Verso (Boilerplate) Page; Verso Page Explanation; The Writing Guides to Use; Limits on Content; Publishing Translations of ED Publications; Publishing Newsletters; Stationery and Business Cards; Giving and Publishing Official Speeches; How Your Publication Will Reach the Audience for Whom It Was Intended; and Forms Needed To Get Your Manuscript Edited and Printed. An appendix contains samples of forms needed to get a manuscript edited and printed. (RS)
Descriptors: Editing, Federal Government, Guidelines, Layout (Publications), Printing, Speeches, Writing for Publication
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.ed.gov/pubs/edpubs.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of the Secretary.; Office of Public Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.