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Writers Resources Non-Fiction

American Society of Business Press Editors - Founded in 1964, the American Society of Business Press Editors (ASBPE) is the professional association for full-time and freelance editors and writers employed in the business, trade, and specialty press.

American Society of Journalists and Authors Contracts Watch - Dedicated to keeping nonfiction writers informed about the latest terms and negotiations in the world of periodicals, print, and electronic.

Bull's Eye Business Writing - Weekly tips for many different types of business writing. Includes examples, questions to ask yourself before you begin writing, and other resources. Searchable archive of past topics.

Construction Writers Association - A non-profit, non-partisan, international organization for professional journalists, writers, editors and publicists serving the information needs of the construction industry.

CyberScribe - Web links for journalists and other writers.

EditPros Business News Media Directory - A directory of e-mail addresses of business editors and reporters at major daily newspapers and business magazines.

FACSNET - A search engine by topic for journalists.

Gebbie Press - Download their database of addresses for TV and weekly newspapers free, then print them out on mailing labels to use when querying the papers.

Health Writer - A selective list of Internet resources for journalists writing on health and medicine.

In Search of Elusive Metaphors - The Art of Travel Writing. Article by Mark Mardon.

Internet News Bureau - Employment resources for journalists, including information on organizations, mailing lists, and more.

Journalism Jobs, Writing and Editing Jobs in Print and New Media - A comprehensive index of employment opportunities for journalists, writers, and editors in print and new media sectors, mainly in the US and the UK.

The Journalist's Resource Site - Resources for journalists in areas such as copyright and ethics, jobs, legal sites, periodicals, news groups, and more.

Magazine Writers' Network - Network for magazine writers that offers writers' guidelines, feature articles, and online classes.

Modern Language Association - The Modern Language Association is the official guide to non-fiction writing. The site includes a guide to MLA style.

Nature Web - Links and resources for nature writers.

Net Wits - Online community for humor columnists

4Nonfiction - Directory of links to publishers and writers resources.

The Nonfiction Writers Workshop - Nonfiction, as it's referred to by members, represents one sub-group of The Internet Writing Workshop, an association of writers gathering through email in a virtual community on the Internet.

Online Reality Check for Nonfiction Writers - Practical, professional, realistic advice about writing, agents, book proposals, marketing, editing, and publishing for aspiring writers of non-fiction books.

ProfNet - Good sources are hard to find. That's why we created ProfNet, a collaborative of 6,000 public relations professionals linked by Internet to give journalists and authors convenient access to expert sources.

Reporter's Resource - The site for web-assited reporting, with carefully chosen links for journalists, created by a Texas-based reporter.

Smart Business Supersite - Search for "writing" for an impressive listing of articles on business writing.

Trade Writer's Resource Center - Trade magazines and job listings for trade writers.

Travel Writing for Fun and Profit - Travel Writing for Fun and Profit, an article by Phil Philcox.

The Travelwriter's Page - A Travelwriter's Resource. Includes market listings and articles on travelwriting. - The mission of this site is to be an up to date source of market information, tips on improving your writing, and a guide to the best resources for travel writers on the net.

Truer Words: Nonfiction Writing and Editing - A place for nonfiction writers to meet, exchange ideas, share excerpts, read the latest web content, monitor publishing news. New site.

The Web Writer - The Web Writer is a guide to online non-fiction writing.

Writers' Guidelines Database - One of the largest guides to paying nonfiction publications.

Writers International for Nature and the Environment (WINE) - Email list, workshop and other resources for those who write about nature and the environment.

Writing for Radio - To provide creative suggestions and ideas to radio news reporters, writers and anchors.

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