General Issues

Writing in the Sciences (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Examples about how to make scientific writing "more precise," "clearer," and "more objective," focusing on areas such as paraphrasing, word choice, and sentence structure.

Writing the Scientific Paper (Colorado State University)
Discusses the contents of a scientific paper and how to achieve the scientific voice with guidelines for writing a scientific bibliography.

Lab Reports

Labwrite: Improving Lab Reports (North Carolina State University)
A program that generates standard, descriptive, and student-generated reports, with guidelines for each section of the reports.

Formatting Science Reports (UW-Madison Writing Center)
Guidelines and tips for the organization and content of a scientific report.

Writing Scientific Research Reports (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Information that covers the pre-writing stages of a lab report to the writing of the report.


Writing in Engineering (Colorado State University)
List of guides about writing for civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering, and includes guidelines for notebooks, proposals, technical reports, and environmental policy statements.


Writing as a Professional Nurse (Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL))
Provides information on writing as a professional nurse, writing in the work environment, and using nursing resources.