Openly accessible guide by medical epidemiologist Steve Luby and scientific writing specialist Dorothy Southern. 115 pages. Based on experience teaching public health scientists in Pakistan and Bangladesh. Also largely applicable to scientific writing in other disciplines.
Provides step-by-step guidance in preparing systematic review articles. Authors: Mark Petticrew and Helen Roberts.
An introductory guide to research ethics. From the InterAcademy Partnership. Available online as a PDF file.
IntroSTAT assumes that students have a basic understanding of differentiation and
integration. The book was designed to meet the needs of students, primarily those in
business, commerce and management, for a course in applied statistics.
Guidance on collaborating in research and publication.
"The Introduction", "A Process for Preparing a Manuscript", and "Developing Discipline-Specific English Skills".
New (2012) edition of book. From the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA). Editors: Anthony Youdeowei, Paul Stapleton, and Rodger Obubo. Suitable for use by both researchers and trainers.
Book containing many case studies and presenting conclusions based on them. The case studies come from a variety of regions and regard a variety of fields (for example, trade and finance, water management, and health and education reform). Includes guidance on communication aspects of influencing policy through research. From the International Development Research Centre | Centre de recherches pour le développement international.
Openly accessible statistics textbook. Contains more than 40 modules (chapters). Also contains a glossary of statistical terms. Topics of modules range from elementary concepts and basic statistics to relatively advanced statistical techniques. Also includes modules on experimental design and on graphical techniques. From StatSoft, Inc, a company selling statistical software.
From the Eastern Mediterranean Association of Medical Editors; published by the World Health Organization. Among topics addressed: policies and procedures, people, and the production process. Includes checklists. Also can help editors of journals in fields other than the health sciences. Available in Arabic, English, and French. Versions in all 3 languages can be accessed from the AuthorAID Resource Library.