Books
If you have great examples or suggestions for resources that you would like to share, please send your ideas to Jennifer Hauxwell.

Request a Book From Wisconsin's Water Library

Any of these books are available for check out by any Wisconsin resident. To request a book, you'll need the book's title and call number. Then use the Wisconsin Water Library's request form to have the book sent to you.

Take a look at the library's lending policies.

Books


Don't be Such a Scientist – Talking Substance in the Age of Style (Randy Olson, 2009) Wisconsin Water Library call number 232390

Am I Making Myself Clear? (Cornelia Dean, 2012) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271466
Explaining Research – How to Reach Key Audiences to Advance Your Work (Dennis Meredith, 2010) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271403
Connection: Hollywood Storytelling Meets Critical Thinking (Randy Olson et al., 2013) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271475

Escape from the Ivory Tower:  Your Guide to Making your Science Matter (Nancy Baron, 2010) Wisconsin Water Library call number 231470
A Bee in a Cathedral – And 99 Other Scientific Analogies (Joel Levy, 2011) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271418
A Field Guide for Science Writers (Deb Blum et al., 2nd edition, 2006) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271396
Doing Science:  Design, Analysis, and Communication of Scientific Research (Ivan Valiela, 2nd edition, 2009) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271469
The Craft of Scientific Presentations: Critical steps to succeed and critical errors to avoid (Michael Alley, 2013) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271468
Even a Geek can Speak – Low-tech Presentation Skills for High-tech People (Joey Asher, 2001) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271474
Effective Communication Skills for Scientific and Technical Professionals (Harry E. Chambers, 2001) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271472
Speaking of Science – Notable Quotes on Science, Engineering, and the Environment (Jon Fripp et al., 2000) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271471
A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists & Engineers (Peter Kenny, 1982) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271476
Speaking About Science:  A Manual for Creating Clear Presentations (Scott Morgen and Barrett Whitener, 2006) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271473
Scientists Must Speak (D. Eric Walters and Gale C. Walters, 2nd edition, 2010) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271467
Dazzle ‘em with Style: The Art of Oral Scientific Presentations (Robert R.H. Anholt, 2nd edition, 2005) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271477
A Scientist's Guide to Talking to the Media: Practical Advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists (Richard Hayes and Daniel Grossman, 2006) Wisconsin Water Library call number 271478









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