Articles on Writing
Whitesides' Essay in
Advanced Materials 2004, 16, 1375-1377.
Science of Scientific Writing Gopen, G.; Swan, J.
American Scientist 1990, Nov. - Dec. Issue.
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Articles RE: Painkillers in the Press
2012/07/16 on nytimes.com: Rise in
Forces New Look at U.S. Drug Fight
2011/04/19 on nytimes.com: Ohio
County Losing Its Young to Painkillers' Grip
2011/04/20 on wsj.com: A.M.
Vitals: FDA to Bolster Painkiller Control
Added 1/2014, Coalition against Drug Abuse: Help
for Painkiller Addicts
2015/07/11 on nytimes.com:
Obituaries Shed Euphemisms to Chronicle Toll
2016/01/19 on nytimes.com:
How the Epidemic of Drug Overdose
Deaths Ripples Across America
Listing, Mind-Mapping, and Outlining
Online Technical Writing: Lists
Numbered Lists in HTML
Bulleted Lists in HTML and
Paul Foreman's Mind Map
MindTools on Mind
Maps. Mind-mapping Software:
Color and Graphic Design
HTML Color Codes.
Tutorial on Linear
Regression in Excel.
MS Office on Choosing the
best trendline for your data
Citation of References and Access to Primary
Literature & Databases
Bibliography, Examples in 2010:
JOC (Type 1),
CRT (Type 2), and
AEHE (Type 3).
Bibliography, Examples in 2009:
American Chemical Society: ACS Publications Home Page
Chemical Abstract Service's SciFinder.
Spectral Database for Organic Compounds SDBS.
Protein Data Base PDB
Molecular Networks' THERESA.
Articles on Peer Review
Peer Review Debate (2006)
Columbia University, Responsible Conduct of Research:
Authorship and Peer Review
Ethics of Peer
Review: A Guide for Manuscript Reviewers
Office of Research Integrity.
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services,
Finding Your Peers
(A) Disciplinary Research Journals:
RSC Journals (UK), and
Many more journals are published by other national chemistry associations.
In addition, still more journals from commerical publishers (i.e., Elsevier).
(B) Supra-disciplinary Science Research Publications:
Proceeding of the National Academy of Science
Science from AAAS, and
Do not confuse Nature itself
with the many discipline-specific
Journal Quality Measures
Rankings and Impact Factors at MU.
has an interesting Journal Analyzer feature. Click on the Analytics tab at the top
of the page and type in the names of journals of interest. A chart will be created
illustrating by year the total number of citations, the total number of articles,
the average number of citations per article and the percent of articles not