Related Resources

These resources are provided to assist editors in the life sciences.  The list is certainly not all-inclusive, and we welcome the submission of additional sites for consideration.  Please send your suggestions to [email protected].

Acronym Finder

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

American Association for the Advancement of Science's EurekAlert!

American Copy Editors Society (ACES)

American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) electronic reference shelf

Blood Test Results - Normal Ranges

Biopharmaceutical Glossaries & Taxonomies

Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

Columbia Encyclopedia (6th ed.; year 2001 publication date)

Common Medical Abbreviations

Copyediting Newsletter

Council of Science Editors (CSE)

Dictionary Search

Editorial Freelancers Associatiom (EFA)

Editors Only

European Association of Science Editors (EASE)

European Medical Writers Association (EMWA)

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Free Translations

International Society of Managing and Technical Editors (ISMTE)

International Trademark Association (INTA)

A [list and] survey of STM online journals 1990-95

Martindale's The Reference Desk

Merriam-Webster Online

National Cancer Institute

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Library of Medicine

Office of Research Integrity (ORI)

On-Line Books Page

ORCID (Digital identifier system for research professionals, linking them to published works and activities.)

Reverse Dictionary

Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SFEP)

Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP)

Society for Technical Communication (STC)

Statistics Glossary

United States Copyright Office

Units Conversion Tool

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services's HealthFinder

Virgo: University of Virginia Library: catalog and online books & articles