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UMass Amherst Libraries

Veterinary and Animal Sciences

Library and other info sources for Vet & Animal Science students, staff and faculty.

Guide from a publisher

Free guide from the publisher, Wiley: Writing for Publication in Veterinary Science.

Aimed at new researchers, it includes basics of writing, selecting a journal to submit the article to, what to expect from the editorial and peer review process, etc. Also includes advertising from the publisher, but it is a concise, useful guide.

Writing journal articles

The Libraries have some books on how to write for science journals. The link goes to the Library Catalog record.

Writing scientific research articles : strategy and steps / Margaret Cargill and Patrick O'Connor.  (E-book)
Chichester, UK ;  Hoboken, NJ :  Wiley-Blackwell,  2009.