McMurrey's Free Online Technical Writing Textbook

Posted on Thursday, June 12, 2008

David A. McMurrey, who has extensive experience in teaching technical writing, has prepared an excellent online technical writing textbook freely accessible to anyone who needs help with writing for business, science, and technology.


• Introduction to the applications of technical writing and the design of technical documents

• Full discussion of the process of technical writing, from audience analysis and task analysis to peer reviewing and team writing

• Models and examples of common types of technical writing: resumes, business letters, proposals, reports, instructions, descriptions, comparison, classification, causal discussion, definition, process discussion

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