A. Recommended Reading

Reference Books

    The Chicago Manual of Style. 14th ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.

    IBM Dictionary of Computing. 10th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1993.

    IEEE Standard Dictionary of Electrical and Electronics Terms. 5th ed. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., 1993.

    McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms. 5th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1993.

    Markus, John. McGraw-Hill Electronics Dictionary. 5th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1994.

    Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. 10th ed. Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 1995.

    Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus. Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 1993.

    Microsoft Press Computer Dictionary. 2d ed. Redmond, Wash.: Microsoft Press, 1994.

    The New York Public Library Writer's Guide to Style and Usage. 1st ed. New York: Harper Collins, 1994.

    The Random House Dictionary of the English Language. 2d ed. New York: Random House, 1987.

    Raymond, Eric S., ed. The New Hacker's Dictionary. 2d ed. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1993.

    Sabin, William A. The Gregg Reference Manual. 6th ed. New York: Gregg Division/McGraw-Hill, 1985.

    Webster's Third New International Dictionary. Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 1993.

    Williams, Robin, and Steve Cummings. Jargon: An Informal Dictionary of Computer Terms. Berkeley, Calif.: Peachpit Press, 1993.

    Words into Type. 3d ed. Based on studies by Marjorie E. Skillin, Robert M. Gay, and other authorities. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1974.

    Xerox Publishing Standards: A Manual of Style and Design. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, Inc., 1988.