TITLE

Writing for publication: a practical guide

AUTHOR(S)
Brennan, Mark
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Dental Nursing;Dec2008, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p702
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides some practical tips to guide one on the first steps to preparing his own article and becoming a published writer. According to the author, one's experience in writing reports at work or assignments at college and writing news items for a sports, social club or church newsletter can help when writing professionally for a journal. Other tips include choosing a topic, choosing a journal, and knowing the audience.
ACCESSION #
35598492

 

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